Translation of intermezzo in Spanish:

intermezzo

intermezzo, n.

Pronunciation /ˌɪn(t)ərˈmɛtsoʊ//ˌɪntəˈmɛtsəʊ/

nounPlural intermezzos, Plural intermezzi

  • 1

    intermezzo masculine
    • The middle movements, intermezzos both, are characterised by mellow string and woodwind playing.
    • The intermezzo from his frivolous opera Hary Janos is considered one of his most entertaining scores.
    • After about 1750 the intermezzo evolved further into opera buffa.
    • It's funny, having known the chorus and the intermezzo well for years, I realised I only properly listened to the whole opera in order to write this blog entry.
    • It is worth remembering that intermezzos were never really supposed to contain the musical highlights of an evening.