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Synonyms for divertimento

a musical composition in several movements

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The evening began with Britten's "Three Divertimenti," performed by the QX Quartet (Rohan Gregory and Krista Buckland Reisner, violins - she was also the evening's concertmaster; Peter Sulski, viola; and Jan Muller-Szeraws, cello.) The youthful ensemble's fine performance showed why it is winning plaudits on the greater Boston music scene.
Marriner recorded the Divertimenti and the Serenata Notturna in 1968 and issued them on the Argo label, the home of so many fine recordings that sound as good today as they did back then.
The same is abundantly true of the Cuarteto Casals' accounts of the quartets and divertimenti included in their three-disc package.
Divertimenti has a range of around 5,000 cookware and kitchenware items and runs two shops in London, in Marylebone High Street and Brompton Roadas well as mail order and online sales.
Divertimento I from Five Divertimenti for Three Basset Horns, K.
WOLVERHAMPTON: 2.15 Divertimenti, 2.45 Double Carpet, 3.15 Bivouac, 3.45 Man In The Mirror, 4.15 White Devil, 4.45 Inca Chief, 5.15 Bold Diva, 5.45 Not So Bright.
But a two-litre Pyroflam casserole will cost just pounds 22 from Divertimenti (0870 129 5026, www.divertimenti.co.uk).
Aga operates mainly in the UK, but has a presence overseas and also owns tile company Fired Earth and kitchenware business Divertimenti. While Aga has been hit by the recession - with 2008 pre-tax profits almost halved to pounds 14.4m - it has coped well in the downturn and its wealthy customers have not been hit as hard as other groups.
Robert Winston has not had that many opportunities to display his talents since his recent return to action after his year's suspension, but he produced a fine effort on Divertimenti to land the 7f handicap.
Divertimenti failed to shine over nine furlongs at this venue on his last start but the move back to seven furlongs in the Call House
Other ensembles lined up for the new year include Divertimenti, Mark Padmore with Roger Vignoles and the Navarra String Quartet.
Traditional stainless steel hob kettle, Divertimenti. 020-7935 0689
THERE'S an illustrious line-up for Divertimenti's new London cookery school programme this autumn.
HHHHHMozart & Stadler Basset-horn Divertimenti (ASV Gaudeamus) The quaint basset-horn, slightly more elongated than a clarinet (and therefore occasionally compressed, as witness the cover of this disc), has a sound almost as soul-baring as that of a saxophone.
WOLVERHAMPTON: 6.50 Kofi, 7.20 Uig, 7.50 Bridge Of Fermoy, 8.20 Saloon, 8.50 Divertimenti, 9.20 Always A Rock.