Origin of gigue
Examples from the Web for gigue
The sonata commenced in D minor; in the Gigue there was constant modulation towards G minor.The Pianoforte Sonata|J.S. Shedlock
The adagio is a sarabande, and the last movement has the characteristics of the gigue.
The last of the particularly characteristic dances is the Gigue with its counterparts mentioned above.Music: An Art and a Language|Walter Raymond Spalding
The last movement, still in the same key, is a gigue, thus keeping well in the shadow of the suite.