Pronunciation: (kon"chur-tē'nō; It.kôn"cher-tē'nô), [key]
—pl. -niPronunciation: (-nē). [key] Music.
1. a short concerto.
2. the group of solo instruments in a concerto grosso.
3. a section in a concerto grosso played by these instruments.
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