What does fugal mean?

fugal meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1843, "pertaining to a fugue; within the model of a fugue," from fugue + -al (1).

fugal meaning in General Dictionary

of or concerning or in the type of a musical fugue

fugal - German to English


Sentence Examples with the word fugal

In the choral numbers of the five masses, and in the oratorios Die Heilige Elisabeth and Christus, the rarity of fugal polyphony acts as a drawback.

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