TYPE (English, French, Spanish)
a 16th- to 17th-century Spanish ballade (also Romanza), an 18th-century French song, and a 19th-century instrumental work. If an instrumental work, use the English form. Use for instrumental works titled romans, Romanza, romanze. If a vocal work, use the form of the language of the text;
see also romans, romanza (Italian), romanza (Spanish), Romanze; when in English, apply and name the type of solo voice.