One who improvises.


a person who improvises


(ɪmˈprɒv əˌzeɪ tər, ˈɪm prə və-)

a person who improvises.
[1785–95; compare Italian improvvisatore]
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Director of "Sakhalayting" Ilya Kotokonov showed details of lamps with national ornaments, made according to the sketches of the well-known improvisator of khomusista Albina Degtyareva.
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