Definition of alla cappella in English:

alla cappella

adverb & adjective

  • another term for a cappella
    • ‘It's all sung a capella or alla capella (in church or chapel style) with no instrumental accompaniment.’
    • ‘This manner of singing, too, is in the broader sense called alla Capella.’
    • ‘I write contrapuntal music, so far, primarily for choirs and in the 'Alla Capella' style.’

Pronunciation

alla cappella

/kəˈpɛlə/