Definition of conservatory
1 : a greenhouse for growing or displaying plants
2 [Italian conservatorio home for foundlings, music school, from Latin conservare] : a school specializing in one of the fine arts a music conservatory
Examples of conservatory in a Sentence
the Peabody Conservatory of Music
the college's conservatory is entirely devoted to cultivating and displaying orchids
Recent Examples of conservatory from the Web
The conservatory is a division of the Johns Hopkins University.
A performer as ecstatic as Spalding will require the musicians to have the kind of spontaneity that’s not often taught in conservatories.
Capote was also the conductor for the combined orchestras and conservatory mentors as the music education and community outreach coordinator on faculty.
The Salvation Army of Summit County will be collecting used instruments for its music conservatory students at the Akron Symphony Orchestra's performance at 7:30 p.m. July 23 at Hardesty Park, 1615 West Market Street, Akron.
A few years later, in 1962, CCM became part of the University of Cincinnati and launched an ambitious series of innovations and expansions that elevated it to a position as one of the country’s most influential and respected conservatories of music.
Because of its superior BFA/conservatory program and its amazing location.
FacebookTwitterPinterest 1/11Scenes from Vistorta: the conservatory.Photograph by Jonathan Becker.
Amenities such as a conservatory, a china/silver room and an indoor swimming pool further the palatial vibe.
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Definition of conservatory for English Language Learners
: a school in which students are taught music, theater, or dance
: a room or building with glass walls and a glass roof that is used for growing plants
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