Chorus

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Definition

  1. A group of singers with several people to each part.
  2. The music written for these singers.
  3. The refrain between verses of a song.

The first example below covers both definition (1) a group of singers and definition (2) music written for these singers.

The second example below covers definition (3) the refrain between verses of a song.

Examples


See and hear Handel’s famous 'Hallelujah Chorus'.


Queen’s 'We Will Rock You' has a very well-known chorus.

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