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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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Beethoven: Quartets, letters, and moreThe musical part of the festival dedicated this time around to Beethoven (after Shostakovich in 2016 and Bela Bartok in 2017) starts February 18, with a combination of chamber music and piano a Slovak living in Switzerland, violinist Igor Karsko, will join forces with cellistart director of Kovergencie, Jozef Luptak, and Serbian pianist Aleksandar Serdar, playing the works of Beethoven that will culminate in the "The Archduke Trio" (1811), dedicated to Archduke Rudolf, Beethoven's student and son of King Leopold II.
The centenary season ends in April with a recital by the Prazak Quartet, a leading chamber quartet founded in 1972 and a favourite of the society's members.
The quartet held their audience in awe even more when they performed with collective ease Dvorak's well-loved epic quartet, 'The American,' which lasted for an hour
The quartet is named after the sacred Tetraktys -- the groundwork of Pythagoras' teaching, wherein he first mentions the existence of harmonic intervals in music through the theory of the 'sacred decad.
Its presence in London has been marked for many years by an annual series at Wigmore Hall, and also by appearances at the Queen Elizabeth Hall where the Quartet members were Artistic Directors of several Quartet Plus series.
The Quartet emphasized its strong opposition to ongoing settlement activity, which is an obstacle to peace, and expressed its grave concern that the acceleration of settlement construction and expansion in Area C and East Jerusalem, including the retroactive "legalization" of existing units, and the continued high rate of demolitions of Palestinian structures, are steadily eroding the viability of the two-state solution.
Cellist John Myerscough is effectively the leader of the quartet and he was at the centre of a performance that had drive, emotion, insight and imagination.
Sweet Adelines International is one of the world's largest singing organizations for women, with membership of almost 25,000 and choruses and quartets across the globe.
To "set the scene" for her analyses, November complicates received notions about the quartet as a genre during Beethoven's lifetime (chapter 1).
the program includes Franz Schubert's tragic String Quartet No.
Founded in 1998, Quartet Service offers a suite of IT services to medium-sized and enterprise organisations across the Greater Toronto Area.
I was at a rehearsal for this piece in London and 'fast and furious' barely does justice to the no-holds-barred gusto with which Jonathan and the Brodsky Quartet attacked the dance sections
21 ( ANI ): It came as a surprise to me to see a largely Indian-dominant audience attend a Western Classical concert performed by Hungary's famed Kodaly String Quartet here over the weekend.
THE Coventry-based Coull Quartet (below) are in a celebratory mood as they prepare to mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of Benjamin Britten.
Tony Blair became the representative of the Middle East Quartet - the UN, EU, US and Russia - and band leader, a few weeks after leaving Downing Street.