[kon-cher-tee-noh; Italian kawn-cher-tee-naw] /ˌkɒn tʃərˈti noʊ; Italian ˌkɔn tʃɛrˈti nɔ/
noun, plural concertini
[kon-cher-tee-nee; Italian kawn-cher-tee-nee] /ˌkɒn tʃərˈti ni; Italian ˌkɔn tʃɛrˈti ni/ (Show IPA). Music.
a short concerto.
the group of solo instruments in a concerto grosso.
a section in a concerto grosso played by these instruments.
noun (pl) -ni (-nɪ)
the small group of soloists in a concerto grosso Compare ripieno
a short concerto
[kon-ser-tahyz] /ˈkɒn sərˌtaɪz/ verb (used without object), concertized, concertizing. 1. to give or recitals professionally, especially on tour. /ˈkɒnsəˌtaɪz/ verb 1. (intransitive) (esp of a soloist or conductor) to give concerts
[kon-sert-mas-ter, -mah-ster] /ˈkɒn sərtˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər/ noun 1. the leader of the first violins in a symphony orchestra, who is usually also the assistant to the conductor. /ˈkɒnsətˌmɑːstə/ noun 1. a US and Canadian word for leader (sense 2a)
[kon-surt-mis-tris, ‐sert-] /ˈkɒn sɜrtˌmɪs trɪs, ‐sərt-/ noun 1. a female leader of the first violins in a symphony orchestra, who is usually also the assistant to the conductor.
[kuh n-cher-toh; Italian kawn-cher-taw] /kənˈtʃɛr toʊ; Italian kɔnˈtʃɛr tɔ/ noun, plural concertos, concerti [kuh n-cher-tee] /kənˈtʃɛr ti/ (Show IPA). Music. 1. a composition for one or more principal instruments, with orchestral accompaniment, now usually in symphonic form. /kənˈtʃɛətəʊ/ noun (pl) -tos, -ti (-tɪ) 1. a composition for an orchestra and one or more soloists. The […]
[kuh n-cher-toh groh-soh; Italian kawn-cher-taw graws-saw] /kənˈtʃɛr toʊ ˈgroʊ soʊ; Italian kɔnˈtʃɛr tɔ ˈgrɔs sɔ/ noun, plural concerti grossi [kuh n-cher-tee groh-see; Italian kawn-cher-tee graws-see] /kənˈtʃɛr ti ˈgroʊ si; Italian kɔnˈtʃɛr ti ˈgrɔs si/ (Show IPA), concerto grossos. 1. a musical form, common in the Baroque period, in which contrasting sections are played by full […]