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Synonyms for quartet

the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one

a set of four similar things considered as a unit

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four people considered as a unit

a musical composition for four performers

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No other Beethoven quartet includes such fingerings, but it is clear that they serve both practical and expressive purposes: same-finger shifts, for instance, are sometimes used to suggest a kind of portamento (p.
The Brentano String Quartet is returning to "Death and the Maiden'' having not performed it in quite a while.
Quartet Prestige 2 Connects Accessories are compatible with the Quartet Prestige 2 Magnetic Cork Boards.
The Quartet spent two years as Leverhulme Fellows at the Royal Academy of Music and have received both Tunnel Trust and Countess of Munster awards.
and the quartet - Daniel Rowland, Ian Belton, Jacqueline Thomas and Paul Cassidy-h- has also been - has also been a regular visitor to Liverpool.
The quartet of Attila Falvay, Erika Toth, Janos Fejervari and Gyorgy Eder left everyone in the audience spellbound by their renditions of Mozart in B flat major K 458 and Giuseppe Verdi's String Quartet in E minor, and encored with a George Gershwin composition titled "She Loves and He Loves".
Add a precocious violin-playing daughter (Imogen Poots) to the mix, and all domestic hell breaks loose, threatening the very future of the quartet.
There is a growing disconnect between the Quartet talks and the situation on the ground," said Jeremy Hobbs, executive director of Oxfam International, with similar sentiments expressed by Human Rights Watch.
A quartet statement issued after days of discussions among it members, and which Palestinian officials had said they were not even consulted about, gave the Palestinians and Israelis one month of talks "to agree (on) an agenda and method of proceeding in the negotiation.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior official of the Palestinian elected government lashed out at the so-called Middle-East Peace Quartet for its partiality and continued and growing support for the Zionist regime of Israel.
The creation of the Quartet by US President George W.
THE award-winning Benyounes Quartet, one of the UK's most exciting young string quartets, heads for Bangor University next week, following recent performances in Switzerland, Germany and France.
Their top-notch performance, coupled with a masterclass, at last month's Brinkburn Music Festival was a great draw - and that date itself marked a return visit for the young quartet to that late-lamented Northumberland festival after they proved such a hit in 2009.
ANKARA, Jun 8, 2010 (TUR) -- A Turkish string quartet won a gold medal at an international chamber music competition in the United States.
THE Mavron Quartet have been appointed resident ensemble at St David's Hall in Cardiff.