piano quartet

piano quartet

noun
1.
a musical composition scored for piano and three other instruments, typically violin, viola, and cello.
2.
an instrumental group consisting of a pianist and three other musicians, typically a violinist, violist, and cellist.
3.
a group of four pianists playing music written or arranged for four pianos.

Origin:
1930–35

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