noun, plural toc·ca·tas, toc·ca·te [tuh-kah-tee; Italian tawk-kah-te]. /təˈkɑ ti; Italian tɔkˈkɑ tɛ/. Music.
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Then it grows in strength, as if to compete with the Bach Toccata.Plays--First Series|August Strindberg
But in Bach's hands the toccata becomes one of the noblest and most plastic of forms.
Marise fumbled among the music on the piano and pulled out what they were working on, the Toccata in D minor.Rough-Hewn|Dorothy Canfield
But the music was not all to the tune of “A Toccata of Galuppi's.”The Life of Florence Nightingale vol. 1 of 2|Edward Tyas Cook
I wish you would send me Handel's six fugues and the toccata and fugues by Eberlin.Life Of Mozart, Vol. 2 (of 3)|Otto Jahn