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one of the variations contained in a partita

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(music) an instrumental suite common in the 18th century

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In uno degli ultimi attacchi di fine marzo, a poche decine di chilometri da Baghdad, 29 persone sono rimaste uccise da un kamikaze durante una partita.
Contrast this with the first round of another famous international violin competition which requires only two movements from a Bach solo sonata or partita, and three Paganini caprices.
Ejemplo de lo anterior y advertido por Thoene, se tiene en las tonalidades de las sonatas y partitas, las cuales son: Sonata I en Sol menor--Partita I en Si menor, Sonata II en La menor--Partita II en Re menor, Sonata III en Do Mayor--Partita III en Mi mayor.
Tharp's Bach Partita (1983), a lovingly complex ballet, is being revived for Polina Semionova, Gillian Murphy, and Stella Abrera.
On the opening night, 18-year-old Canadian-Polish pianist Jan Lisiecki took to the stage to play Chopin's Etudes Op 10 and 25, and JS Bach's Partita No 1.
1 Oriel Mostyn, Vaughan St, Llandudno, today, 11am-2pm Ensemble Cymru with short performances from Bach's Partita for solo violin, in the gallery cafe and foyer.
The late-night concert by candlelight takes place on Saturday and celebrates the music of Bach, with performances of one of his unaccompanied Cello Suites and the Partita for solo violin.
Bach's Partita in A Minor for Solo Flute; Three Brevities by Hale Smith, "Fantaisie Pastorale Hongroise" by Franz Doppler; Sonata for Flute and Piano by Sergei Prokofiev; and Thomason-Redus' own composition, "Amazing Grace Variations.
He wowed the audience with a final violin selection by Bach, Partita No.
The term partita is used here more in the meaning of a suite than of a regular set of variations like the Bach chorale partitas, although the first work does include variations as one of its movements.
The programme comprises Bach Partita No 1 in B flat; Mozart Sonata in F, K332; Bartok Suite, Op 14; Brahms: Intermezzos and Rhapsody, Op 119; Debussy 3 Preludes from Book 1 and Chopin Ballade No 4 in F minor.
The final piece on the disc is the longest at twenty-two minutes and perhaps the most conventional, John Harbison's four-movement Partita for Orchestra (2000).
A cd of the author playing Bach's Partita in D Minor forty years ago at the beginning of his career and recently on his Storioni violin accompanies VIOLIN DREAMS, a blend of memoir and violin history which recounts the author's affection for the instrument.