Definition of alla cappella in English:

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alla cappella

Pronunciation: /kəˈpɛlə/

adjective& adverb

Another term for a cappella.
Example sentences
  • This manner of singing, too, is in the broader sense called alla Capella.
  • I write contrapuntal music, so far, primarily for choirs and in the 'Alla Capella' style.
  • It's all sung a capella or alla capella (in church or chapel style) with no instrumental accompaniment.

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