sinfonia concertante

play
noun sinfonia con·cer·tante \-ˌkän(t)-sər-ˈtän-tē, -shər-, -ˌtā\

Definition of sinfonia concertante

  1. :  a concerto for more than one solo instrument

Origin and Etymology of sinfonia concertante

Italian, literally, symphony in concerto style


First Known Use: circa 1903


Learn More about sinfonia concertante


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up sinfonia concertante? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a lively discussion

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!