minuet

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a stately court dance in the 17th century

a stately piece of music composed for dancing the minuet

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If anything, some might find the intimate and lovely B-flat Symphony no 33 a little too lively, with a fierce minuet and trio, though shaping of the entire work's delicious melodic material is always affectionate and direct.
The Minuet and Trio, especially the major key interlude, were delivered with affecting simplicity.
3, D 408, the Minuet and Trio , with its contrasting playful and pensive passages, and in the final robust Allegro .