archlute

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archlute

(ˌɑːtʃˈluːt)
n
(Instruments) a long, large bass lute
Translations
Erzlaute
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Editorial intervention and integration of articulation and dynamics is minimal but clearly identified; the basso group in arias is invariably described as "violoncelli, contrabbasso, fagotti, arciliuto," following Pierre Jacques Fougeroux's 1728 report on Handel's orchestra heard during performances he attended of Tolorneo, siroe, and Admeto (introd.