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Meaning of VOX ANGELICA

Pronunciation:  'vâks an'jeliku

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an organ stop producing a gentle tremolo effect
 
 Synonyms: voix celeste
 
 See Also: organ stop

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Vox` an*gel"i*ca\ [L. angelica angelic.] (Music)
An organ stop of delicate stringlike quality, having for each
finger key a pair of pipes, of which one is tuned slightly
sharp to give a wavy effect to their joint tone.

 

 

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