Definition of Meistergesang in English:

Meistergesang

Pronunciation /ˈmʌɪstəɡəzaŋ/

noun

  • The German tradition of musical composition and performance by the Meistersinger.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The North American Review. From German Meistergesang from Meister + Gesang singing, song, after Middle High German meistersanc.