Examples of quartet in a Sentence
He is a member of a jazz quartet.
a string quartet by Beethoven
The author wrote a quartet of novels about the same character.
Recent Examples of quartet from the Web
The ten-person cast sings well to the accompaniment of an offstage chamber quartet, and Doyle's music evokes Gilded Age Chicago with waltzes and ragtime pieces as well as delicate art songs in the manner of Ned Rorem and Samuel Barber.
Tobin veils the haunting melody in smoky orchestral texture fronted by a jazz quartet of vocalist (Davis), trumpeter (Evans), bassist Kyle Motl and percussionist/drummer Kjell Nordeson.
These gains pushed an index that tracks the quartet, along with other heavyweights in the space, to a record relative to the Nasdaq 100.
All of this plus concerts by the Pacifica Quartet, the Bach Collegium Japan, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra and the quartet Transfigured Nights.
But the one accessory shared by each member of the trio—now quartet?
He is credited with signing the multi-multi-platinum quartet Mumford & Sons -- which would be enough to secure a promotion for most -- as well as Hozier, Gotye, Ben Howard and John Newman, among others.
Josh Rzepka Quartet: Trumpeter Josh Rzepka's quartet is comprised of Theron Brown on piano, Mike Forfia on bass and Zaire Darden on drums.
Corey Kluber, Carlos Carrasco, Mike Clevinger and Trevor Bauer have been the most dominant quartet in the majors, with each boasting an ERA under 2.50 and a WHIP of 1.10 or less.
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QUARTET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of quartet for English Language Learners
: a group of four singers or musicians who perform together
: a song or piece of music performed by four singers or musicians
: a group or set of four people or things
QUARTET Defined for Kids
Definition of quartet for Students
- Above them, a quartet of swallows dipped and circled …
- —Jane Yolen, The Devil's Arithmetic
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