Origin of saraband
Examples from the Web for sarabande
Composers sometimes employ the Sarabande rhythm for its inherent beauty, or for dramatic purposes without indication of the fact.Music: An Art and a Language|Walter Raymond Spalding
But in 1856 the Sarabande du Cardinal, a delightful little comedy in one act, met with favor at the Gymnase.
The adagio is a sarabande, and the last movement has the characteristics of the gigue.Critical & Historical Essays|Edward MacDowell
The card-players watched the sarabande through the dusty atmosphere by the uneven light of the smoking lamps.Autumn Glory|Ren Bazin
The Sarabande was also in triple time, but its movement was slow and stately.How to Listen to Music, 7th ed.|Henry Edward Krehbiel