concertino
(kohn-cher-TEE-noe)


[It.]


A solo group of instruments within the Baroque concerto grosso.


SUGGESTED LISTENING EXAMPLES:

Handel: Concerto Grosso in G major, Op. 6,No. 1, I
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 1, Track 31
Vivaldi: Concerto Grosso in D minor, Op. 11, No. 3, III
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 1, Track 21

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