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concertante

(ˌkɒntʃəˈtæntɪ) music
adj
(Classical Music) characterized by contrasting alternating tutti and solo passages
n, pl -ti (-tɪ)
(Classical Music) a composition characterized by such contrasts
[C18: from Italian, from concertare to perform a concert, from concerto concert]
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Typically tuneful and rather Germanic, it ties in beautifully with Mozart's String sextet after the Sinfonia Concertante, K.
1, conocida como "Clasica", la siempre fea Sinfonia Concertante para chelo (quien sabe por que la escogio), en la que actuo como solista Ivan Karizna en un autentico y agotador "tour de force" del que salio bien librado, y la 5a.
The last pieces had been played, sparkling versions of Haydn's Sinfonia Concertante for oboe, bassoon, violin, cello and orchestra, and a trio of concert overtures by Dvorak.
The fourth is lighter, subtitled Sinfonia Concertante it has solo parts for violin, cello, flute and clarinet.
It opens with Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante, with soloists Sara Trickey (violin) and Sarah Jane Bradley (viola), who feature again in Trysting Fields by Michael Nyman, one of Britain's most innovative and celebrated composers.
Also hear the popular Sea Interludes from Britten's opera Peter Grimes and Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante with the solo violin and viola parts played by Andrew Watkinson and Garfield Jackson.
The following year she was invited by Shlomo Mintz to perform Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante with him at the Tel Aviv Opera House.
He performed Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante for Winds with the Sinfonia da Camera, the Brahms Trio with Ian Hobson and Andres Cardenes of the Pittsburgh Symphony, and the Mozart Concerto No.
The audience was treated to a varied programme consisting of a Mozart Sinfonia Concertante, Beethoven 9th Symphony and a piece by Mr Touchin entitled the Coventry Suite, especially written for this concert.
Orchestra leader Bradley Creswick and viola section leader Michael Gerrard are soloists in Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante, and Mozart's Symphony No.
As a makeweight to the second disc, the delightful Sinfonia Concertante of 1791 is presented in a masterful rendition featuring violinist Toru Yasunaga, cellist Georg Faust, oboist Jonathan Kelly and bassoonist Stefan Schweigert.
The orchestra played Beethoven's Egmont Overture, Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante for violin and viola, Mendelssohn's Hebrides Overture and Schubert's Unfinished Symphony.