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toccata
American English: /təˈkɑdə/
British English: /təˈkɑːtə/

Translation of toccata in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • Most people will agree that J S Bach composed the greatest keyboard toccatas precisely because he, more than any composer, was master of maximal emotional intensity, countered by acute intellectual lucidity.
    • However, it is important to note that this also finds parallels in the keyboard toccatas of a number of North German composers.
    • She not only gets the steel and rhythm of the toccatas (and power without pounding), but above all she generates a wealth of color and an inexorable musical line, whether loud or soft.

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    In Spain, a geographical, social, and culturally homogeneous region, with a clear natural or administrative demarcation is called a comarca. Comarcas are normally smaller than regiones. They are often famous for some reason, for example Ampurdán (Catalonia) for its wines, or La Mancha (Castile) for its cheeses.