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Alone. A vocal or instr. piece or passage perf. by one performer, i.e. a solo song is for one singer, with or without acc. The solo instr. in a conc. might also be acc. by a solo passage for one of the orch. players. The word soloistic is sometimes regrettably used to denote a composer's use of the individual qualities of an instr.

Subjects: Music.

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