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Definition of Quintet

Quintet
Quintet Quin*tet", Quintette Quin*tette", n. [It. quintetto, dim. of quinto the fifth, a fifth part, from L. quintus the fifth: cf. F. quintette. See Quint.] (Mus.) A composition for five voices or instruments; also, the set of five persons who sing or play five-part music.

Meaning of Quintet from wikipedia

- A quintet is a group containing five members. It is commonly ****ociated with musical groups, such as a string quintet, or a group of five singers, but...
- The Miles Davis Quintet was an American jazz band from 1955 to early 1969 led by Miles Davis. The quintet underwent frequent personnel changes toward...
- Steamin' with the Miles Davis Quintet is an album by the Miles Davis Quintet which was released in July or August 1961 through Prestige Records. The recording...
- The Trout Quintet (Forellenquintett) is the po****r name for the Piano Quintet in A major, D. 667, by Franz Schubert. The piano quintet was composed in...
- Relaxin' with the Miles Davis Quintet is an album by the Miles Davis Quintet which was released in March 1958 through Prestige Records. It was recorded...
- Workin' with the Miles Davis Quintet is an album by the Miles Davis Quintet which was released c. January 1960 through Prestige Records. It was recorded...
- Quintet Co., Ltd. (株式会社クインテット, Kabushiki gaisha Kuintetto) was a ****anese video game developer, founded in April 1989. The company name is derived from...
- Miles: The New Miles Davis Quintet is a studio album by the jazz musician Miles Davis which was released in April 1956 through Prestige Records. It is...
- In classical music, a piano quintet is a work of chamber music written for piano and four other instruments, most commonly (since 1842) a string quartet...
- Cookin' with the Miles Davis Quintet is a studio album by the Miles Davis Quintet which was released in July 1957 through Prestige Records. The recording...