Definition of concertmaster
: the leader of the first violins of an orchestra and by custom usually the assistant to the conductor
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All-Star Festival Orchestra Mainly Mozart mainstay William Preucil will return as leader and concertmaster of the orchestra.
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Origin and Etymology of concertmaster
German Konzertmeister, from Konzert concert + Meister master
First Known Use: 1873
CONCERTMASTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of concertmaster for English Language Learners
: a musician who is the leading violin player and the assistant conductor of an orchestra
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