genre

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abstract genre of art; artistic content depends on internal form rather than pictorial representation abstract art , abstractionism
serious devotee of some particular music genre or musical performer aficionado
genre of popular music composed for ballroom dancing ballroom music , dance music , danceroom music
genre of music composed for performance as part of religious ceremonies church music , religious music
traditional genre of music conforming to an established form and appealing to critical interest and developed musical taste classical , classical music , serious music
genre of fast-paced science fiction involving oppressive futuristic computerized societies cyberpunk
genre (usually a cappella) of Black vocal-harmony music of the 1950s that evolved in New York City from gospel singing; characterized by close four-part harmonies; the name derived from some of the nonsense syllables sung by the backup doo-wop
literary genre drama
literary genre of works intended for the theater drama
genre of art of unknown origin that reflects traditional values of a society folk art
Dutch portrait and genre painter who endowed his portraits with vitality and humor (1580?-1666) Frans Hals , Hals
genre depicting everyday life genre painting
folk music consisting of a genre of a cappella music originating with Black slaves in the United States and featuring call and response; influential on the development of other genres of popular music (especially soul) gospel , gospel singing
genre of African-American music of the 1980s and 1990s in which rhyming lyrics are chanted to a musical accompaniment; several forms of rap have emerged hip-hop , rap , rap music
literary genre that presents a fictional character's sequence of thoughts in the form of a monologue interior monologue
Dutch genre painter (1626-1679) Jan Steen , Steen
genre of popular music that originated in New Orleans around 1900 and developed through increasingly complex styles jazz
genre of art dealing with the depiction of natural scenery landscape , landscape painting
genre of meticulously realistic painting of imaginary scenes and fantastic images magic realism
genre of music written for marching march , marching music
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