violoncello

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Synonyms for violoncello

a large stringed instrument

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El conjunto de bronces, detras del escenario, superpone motivos de fanfarria al recitativo apasionado que, incansablemente, cantan los violoncellos y luego los violines.
En la tercera seccion--A'--aparece el famoso contracanto de los violoncellos, del cual se sentia muy orgulloso Mahler.
The first time you see a group playing Heavy Metal with violoncellos, you think your senses must be deceiving you.
From 1680 to 1700 the luthier produced at least thirty violoncellos, of which twenty-one survive, and they are without exception built of a large size (nearly 32 inches long, of an average, as opposed to 291/2).
His masterpieces of the "great period" include such other violoncellos as the Batta, the Castelbarco, the Davidoff, the Duport, the Gore-Booth, and the Piatti.
An exception to this mild admonishment is the playing of Anner Bylsma on Boccherini: Sonatas for violoncello and basso continuo; fugues for two violoncellos (Sony Classical SK 53 362, rec 1992).
El solo de los cuatro violoncellos al principio del acto tercero, desafinado mortalmente.
De pronto, un barquito hecho con papel pautado atraveso el espacio desde los contrabajos hasta la primera fila de los violoncellos.
21 Etuden fur Violoncello, mit Begleitung eines zweiten Violoncellos (ad lib.
Funfzehn leichte, melodisch-harmonische Etuden fur Violoncello mit Begleitung eines zweiten Violoncellos (ad lib.
52 of the fourth movement and especially for the violoncellos and basses at the opening of the fifth movement.
Bergwarts: 3 Aggregatzustande far Sopran, Flate, Violine, Violoncello, and Klavier, nach cinem Gedicht von Felix Philipp Ingold (2010).
Nine works: Water Traveller, for Orchestra; Oriental Wind, for Orchestra; Kiki's Delivery Service, for Piano, Percussion, and Strings: Saka No Tie No Kumo, for Orchestra; Departures, for Violoncello and Orchestra; Summer, for Piano and Orchestra; Orbis, for Mixed Chorus, Organ and Orchestra; One Summer's Day, for Piano and Orchestra; My Neighbor Totoro, for Orchestra.
Trio in zwei Satzen, fur Violine, Violoncello, und Klavier (2006-2007).
Divertimento ossia sestetto per flauto, violino, due viole, violoncello e pianoforte.