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One to whom something, such as a literary work, is dedicated.


(ˌdɛd ɪ kəˈti)

a person to whom something is dedicated.
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He is a dedicatee and first performer of the works written by contemporary composers such as Rufat Ramazanov, Xadija Zeynalova and Dmitri N.
The pace is broad - five minutes slower than dedicatee Rostropovich's version - but Sheku deals with all the concerto's technical demands.
Sharp would have made a far more fitting dedicatee for "Emma" than the licentious prince regent.
He was honored as the Yearbook Dedicatee in 2002 and received the Lemann Award in 2009.
In my role as Executive Director, it will be my pleasure to work with the ICEA Board of Directors, and our dedicatee staff to achieve the mission and goals set forth for this professional organization.
Tristesse d'Olympio's single source is an unattributed scribal copy (in E minor), believed to be in the hand of Adam Laussel, the dedicatee.
She was the dedicatee of Bartolomeo Carli Piccolomini's translation of book 4 of the Aeneid, Mariano Lenzi's publication of the first printed edition of Leone Ebreo's Dialoghi d'amore, and the dialogue, Dulpisto, written by Antonio Vignali, the founder of the Academy of the Intronati, in addition to numerous appearances in other works by her contemporaries and the lengthy eulogy composed for her by Alessandra Piccolomini.
These overviews are succinct--usually not more than two or three pages in length--and typically discuss the poem and poet, settings by other composers, Rachmaninoff's connection to the poem and dedicatee, notable recordings and the music itself.
In the preface, we learn more about the piece than was previously known, including a likely dedicatee, Louis Savart (1871-1923), a fine Moravian hornist who spent most of his career in Vienna.
Collections of essays are in general difficult to review, largely due to their heterogeneity, and the difficulty is compounded in the case of a festschrift, where often the only unifying element among the contributions is the personality and interests of the dedicatee.
The Variations are dedicated to Bridge, Britten's first composition teacher and mentor, and were designed as a portrait of the dedicatee.