(Music) An organ voluntary played at the end of a church service.
A similar orchestral work intended for independent concert performance.
Beginning means the moment or place when something started.
A message appended at the end of a letter after the writer's signature.
A composition in free style for the organ, piano, etc., generally characterized by the use of full chords and running passages and often used as the prelude of a fugue
A basic introductory text or course of study.
Such scores considered as a group:
A musical composition for a definite number of parts or voices, in which a subject is announced in one voice, imitated in succession by each of the other voices, and developed contrapuntally
The act or an instance of becoming open or being made to open:
An introduction; a preface.
A short addition or concluding section at the end of a literary work, often dealing with the future of its characters.
The definition of induction is the act of causing something to happen or an initiation ceremony.
A program, as on television, scheduled to precede another.
The introduction to a formal document that explains its purpose.
A preliminary remark
An introduction or preface, especially a poem recited to introduce a play.
An act of beginning; an initial effort:
A short section of preliminary remarks
A preliminary step, procedure, etc.
The close or last part; the end or finish:
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