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An art song is a vocal music composition, usually written for one voice with piano accompaniment, and usually in the classical tradition. By extension, the term "art song" is used to refer to the genre of such songs.

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Prominent composers of art songs

English

American

Austrian & German

French

Spanish

19th-century composers:

20th-century composers:

among many others

Italian

Eastern European

Nordic

Russian

Ukrainian

Other

Filipino

Afrikaans

See also




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