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Art song
also called Composizioni da Camera and has 2 more synonyms

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  1. a vocal music composition, usually written for one singer with piano or orchestral accompaniment

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 30, 2008
  2. By extension, the term "art song" is used to refer to the genre of such songs

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  3. Aficionados of the genre consider art songs (when written by composers who excel at text setting, lyrical vocal lines, and beautiful, supportive accompaniments) to be among the highest forms of art, unsurpassed in sophistication, subtlety and dramati

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  4. Although categorizing a piece of vocal music as art song rather than as another type of song (such as a folk song, or an aria) can be difficult sometimes, most art songs are settings of lyric poetry

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 30, 2008
  5. Art Song Central

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