Definition of quintette
What does quintette mean?
- five performers or singers who perform together
- a set of five similar things considered as a unit
- five people considered as a unit
- a musical composition for five performers
- [alternative spelling of, quintet] A composition for five voices or instruments; also, the set of five persons who sing or play five-part music.
Quintette is an unincorporated community in El Dorado County, California. It is located 12 miles north-northwest of Pollock Pines, at an elevation of 4049 feet.
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Encyclopedia of African American Popular Culture [Four Volumes] (2010)
by Jessie Carney Smith
starring Laurence Criner and Kathryn Boyd Kentucky Jubilee Singers, produced by Fox Film Harlem Mania, starring the Norman Thomas Quintette, directed by Murray Roth Black Narcissus, starring Ford Washington Lee and John William ...
The Encyclopedia of Vaudeville (2012)
by Anthony Slide
The participants on the first day of the continuous performance were the Durville Family, the youngest of which was a remarkably clever prodigy; an illusion called Rolla; Olympian Quintette (colored), who have since met with great success ...
The Oxford Encyclopedia of African Thought (2010)
by Abiola Irele, Biodun Jeyifo
Although it took another decade for indigenous European bands like the Quintette du Hot Club de France or the gypsyjazz of Django Reinhardt to develop , jazz had planted its seeds beyond the United States. Back in the United States, jazz ...
ENCYCLOPEDIA AMERICANA (1851)
" Quinquagesima " Quinquets " Quinsy " Quintane " Quintessence " Quintette, or Quintett .... " Quintilianus, or ...
The Concise Garland Encyclopedia of World Music (2013)
by Garland Encyclopedia of World Music,
Such events probably encouraged the formation of local organizations such as the Quintette Club, Musical Union, and miscellaneous choral groups. The provision of better halls, the proliferation of musical organizations, and the drive for ...
The Encyclopedia of Louisville (2001)
by John E. Kleber
The Cromwell Mandolin Quintette (1898 directory), located on Fourth St., between Walnut and Chestnut Streets, was directed by Herman Gallrein. The Orient Mandolin and Guitar Club (1899 directory), rehearsed on Tuesday nights on Market ...
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Scrabble value of Q10U1I1N1T1E1T1T1E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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