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Synonyms for quintet

a musical composition for five performers

the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one

five performers or singers who perform together

a set of five similar things considered as a unit

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five people considered as a unit

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Formed in 2011, the Lekker Quintet is already creating a stir with its fresh, vibrant playing, implementing its own ideas into a broad range of repertoire.
The Claudia Quintet play at Birmingham's CBSO Centre tonight, partly becoming a septet with the addition of local players Percy Pursglove and Steve Tromans.
Thompson's latest gypsy CD, Billy Thompson Gypsy Style LIVE, is now available and features all the members of his current quintet.
Among the vast array of projects Douglas leads or is involved with, the Quintet is, on the surface, the most conventional in terms of instrumentation and the style of music, but if it pays a respectful nod to the quintets of the past, especially Miles Davis's classic ones, it is also thoroughly contemporary.
As Mozart was inspired by the sound of the clarinet, so Brahms was inspired by hearing the Clarinet Concerto of Weber and the Quintet of Mozart at Meiningen in 1891.
The Sterling Brass Quintet is made possible by the generosity of EYSO patron Sterling (Stu) Ainsworth.
The quintet, giving two performances in Larnaca on Thursday and in Limassol on Friday, is a multinational group of some of the brightest emerging jazz artists performing original compositions by Cypriot guitarist Ermis Michail.
In the intervening years, the award winning quintet has flourished thanks to an acknowledged mix of dazzling technique, creative excellence and accessible and enjoyable music.
Members of the quintet - all on the UO music faculty - are Molly Barth, flute; Amy Goeser Kolb, oboe; Wayne Bennett, clarinet; Steve Vacchi, bassoon; and Lydia Van Dreel, horn.
The Gareth Robert's Quintet has been lined-up to play ay Birmingham's Yardbird on Thursday.
Jazz: My Fair Lady, this swinging remake of the Lerner and Loewe favorite features Dianne Reeves, Brian Stokes Mitchell and the Steve Houghton Quintet, Disney Hall, $28-$87.
Quintet International opened a shop in Chatham Road, Northfield, last year in response to demand for its range of pewter giftware and award trophies.
Entertainment--Sets (Chamber Music X) for Brass Quintet.
That was especially evident in the recital given by Fusion, a wind quintet formed by members of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, when they gave a recital of works by Wellejus, Nielsen and Norman Hallam.