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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A piece of classical music, usually for one instrument and an orchestra. A piece of music usually with three parts.

Usage examples (40)
  • Was that concerto written by Bach?
  • Because of the difficulty, the concerto is rarely heard.
  • She stomped her way through Bruch's violin concerto last year to little payoff.
  • The surging, rhapsodic and daunting Prokofiev concerto is an ideal piece for him. for more
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