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Synonyms for divertimento

a musical composition in several movements

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The demonstrably authentic divertimentos are transmitted in five or more copies from the eighteenth century, some of which are usually from the Vienna circle.
Gerlach disputes this attribution, however, noting that the two divertimentos are the only ones missing from Haydn's Entwurf-Katalog, and are the sole works entered in Elssler's catalogue without indications of the number of parts or tempos.
But this in no way detracts from their achievement in accomplishing the difficult task of editing and presenting Haydn's divertimentos, dances, and marches within the standards currently expected in scholarly editions.