noun, plural con·cer·tos, con·cer·ti [kuh n-cher-tee] /kənˈtʃɛr ti/. Music.
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Example sentences from the Web for concerti
Boccherini composed six concerti specially for the violoncello.The Violoncello and Its History|Wilhelm Joseph von Wasielewski
Two of his “Concerti Grossi,” the third and sixth, are sometimes played by string orchestras.Critical & Historical Essays|Edward MacDowell
Of concerti by the great Bach for a single solo violin only two are extant.Musical Criticisms|Arthur Johnstone
British Dictionary definitions for concerti
noun plural -tos or -ti (-tɪ)
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Cultural definitions for concerti
A piece of instrumental music written for one or more soloists and an orchestra.