138 Musical Dog Names

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Very few things can change your mood faster than dogs or music. You can be having the crummiest day, but then you see a dog trying to it get his bed blanket just right, or your favorite song comes on, and all of the sudden it's like you never got that parking ticket.

It makes sense that if you're looking to name your dog, one of the first stops on your name search should be "music" themed. Whether it's after composers you admire, the instruments themselves, or even musical terms there's no shortage of inspiration. Here are 138 musically themed dog names for you to choose from.

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Instrument names

Accordion

Bagpipe

Banjo

Bell

Bongo

Bugle

Castanets

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Cello

Conga

Cymbals

Cowbell

Fiddle

Glockenspiel

Gong

Serenading
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Harmonica

HarpsichSymphoord

Kazoo

Kettle Drum

Mandolin

Maracas

Oboe

Dachshund
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Piccolo

Rain Stick

Saxophone

Synthesizer

Spoons

Sitar

Tambourine

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Triangle

Trombone

Trumpet

Tuba

Ukulele

Violin

Whistle

Xylophone

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Musical term names

Accelerando

Allegro

Andante

Aria

Baritone

Baroque

Cadence

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Cantata

Capriccio

Chorale

Chromatic

Clef

Coda

Coloratura

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Concerto

Crescendo

Da Capo

Diminuendo

Dynamics

Espressivo

Etude

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Glissando

Harmony

Jig

Largo

Legato

Libretto

Madrigal

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Major

Mezzo

Minuet

Obbligato

Octave

Opus

Overture

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Pentatonic

Pizzicato

Quartet

Recitative

Riguadon

Rondo

Sonata

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Soprano

Symphony

Tempo

Tenor

Trill

Waltz

Dachshund
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Composer names

Beethoven

Amadeus

Bach

Mozart

Wagner

Haydn

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Brahms

Händel

Tchaïkovsky

Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Dvořák

Chopin

Stravinsky

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Mahler

Strauss

Debussy

Puccini

Rossini

Vivaldi

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Opera names

Pug Dog Siting In Front Of Piano
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Concept of cute poodle dog playing upright grand piano
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Beautiful pomeranian puppy sits on a old pianoforte.
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Little dog sits on the keys of white piano
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Cute musical little dog is sitting at the piano - Jack Russell Terrier
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Belgian Griffon plays the piano.
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