Definitions of concerto

  1. a composition for orchestra and a soloist Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. A composition (usually in symphonic form with three movements) in which one instrument (or two or three) stands out in bold relief against the orchestra, or accompaniment, so as to display its qualities or the performer's skill. Newage Dictionary DB
  3. A piece of music for a concert. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. A musical composition in several movements, written with an orchestral accompaniment. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. A piece of music composed for a particular instrument, with orchestral accompaniment. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. A musical composition written for one principal instrument, with accompaniments for a full orchestra. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  7. Composition (usu. in three movements) for solo instrument (s) accompanied by orchestra. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  8. n. [Italian] A composition for a solo instrument with orchestral accompaniments. Cabinet Dictionary

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