Origin of octet
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In recent months, the Israeli press has been rife with speculation about how the octet would view a strike on Iran.Meet the Israeli ‘Octet’ That Would Decide an Iran Attack|Eli Lake|March 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Moreover, his earlier chamber compositions were in three movements, the minuet having been added for the first time in the Octet.
The octet was finished and the first two lines of the sestet.Orpheus in Mayfair and Other Stories and Sketches|Maurice Baring
Later he wrote a new postlude, which is found among motivi for the Octet and the Trio in C minor.