musique concrète

[ my-zeek kawn-kret ]
/ mü zik kɔ̃ˈkrɛt /

noun French.

tape-recorded musical and natural sounds, often electronically distorted, arranged in planned combinations, sequences, and rhythmic patterns to create an artistic work.

Words nearby musique concrète

Origin of musique concrète

literally, concrete music
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British Dictionary definitions for musique concrete

musique concrète
/ French (myzik kɔ̃krɛt) /

noun

another term for concrete music
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