quintet
(kwin-TET)


[Eng.]


A composition written for five solo musicians. Also, a performing ensemble of five solo musicians.


SUGGESTED LISTENING EXAMPLES:

Quintet, brass:
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons, Op. 8, No. 3, "Autumn" (brass quintet transcription)
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 50

Quintet, piano:
Dvorák: Piano Quintet in A major, Op. 81, IV

W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 33

Quintet, string:
Schubert: String Quintet in C major, Op. 163, III

W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 32

Quintet, woodwind:
Bozza: Scherzo for Woodwind Quartet, Op. 48

W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 1
Carter: Eight Etudes and a Fantasy for Woodwind Quintet, Fantasy
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 3, Track 67

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