from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In music, same as sextet .


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  • As for Monsieur Jules Janin, of whom I am very fond, he is -- You have sometimes been to concerts where virtuosos play variations on the sextuor of "Lucie," or the trio of "William Tell," or the duet of "Les Huguenots"?

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 14, No. 82, August, 1864


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