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A piece of music that is based on an extramusical theme, such as a story or nationalistic ideal, and usually consists of a single extended movement for a symphony orchestra. Also called symphonic poem.
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(Classical Music) another term for symphonic poem
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an extended programmatic composition for symphony orchestra.
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|Noun||1.||tone poem - an orchestral composition based on literature or folk tales|
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n → Tongedicht nt
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