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bridge passage Syllabification: bridge pas·sage

Definition of bridge passage in English:


A transitional section in a musical composition leading to a new section or theme.
Example sentences
  • Akin to development is the ‘bridge passage’, which does not introduce new ideas but forms a link between two themes.
  • The coda begins at bar 200 like the bridge passage did.
  • A strong development section discusses all the main ideas, particularly in the first bridge passage.
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