Definition of concertante adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

concertante

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌkɒntʃəˈtænteɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɑːntʃəˈtænteɪ//
 
; BrE BrE//ˌkɒntʃəˈtænti//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɑːntʃəˈtænti//
 
[only before noun](music, from Italian)
 
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related to a piece of music which contains an important part for a solo singer or player and which is similar to a concerto in character Word OriginItalian, ‘harmonizing’, from concertare ‘harmonize’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: concertante