A similar orchestral work intended for independent concert performance.
A preliminary examination
An introduction, or series of preliminary remarks.
A gap, breach, or aperture:
An opening section of a musical composition
The act or process of bringing or being brought into being; a start:
(Archaic) An introduction; preface or prelude
The definition of a foreward is a short introduction to a book, often written by someone other than the book's author.
A concluding part; a finale:
A trademark for a computer language for describing the appearance and layout of documents, used to print high-resolution text and graphics
The result or outcome of an act or process:
Find another word for preludes. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for preludes, like: overtures, preliminaries, prefaces, openings, introductions, beginnings, voluntaries, prolegomena, inductions, forewords and epilogues.