prĕl'yo͝od', prā'lo͝od', prē'-
A similar orchestral work intended for independent concert performance.
Beginning means the moment or place when something started.
The definition of induction is the act of causing something to happen or an initiation ceremony.
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.
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 preliminary step, procedure, etc.
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 program, as on television, scheduled to precede another.
A message appended at the end of a letter after the writer's signature.
(Music) An organ voluntary played at the end of a church service.
A short addition or concluding section at the end of a literary work, often dealing with the future of its characters.
The close or last part; the end or finish:
A basic introductory text or course of study.
Such scores considered as a group:
An act of beginning; an initial effort:
A short section of preliminary remarks
Find another word for prelude. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for prelude, like: overture, postscript, postlude, preface, introduction, beginning, music, foreword, induction, preamble and prolegomenon.