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Yet an orchestral concert was also an opportunity to tell a story. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Orchestral music and opera are expensive because they need large numbers of people. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Orchestral and choral concerts ; dancing. Times, Sunday Times (2017)More than twice as many people attend classical concerts as cricket matches, according to figures that show a growing appreciation for orchestral music. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The misconception here is the belief that coaches are somehow akin to orchestral conductors. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The pair refuse to perform their new project live without full orchestral backing. The Sun (2008)They have been unified by a common desire to play orchestral music like an expanded chamber group. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The only really arresting music is the orchestral interlude depicting a mountain blizzard. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But also orchestral music and jazz. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The prisoners organised orchestral concerts and operas and she sang in them, writing to her sons to send her music. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There is another craft that springs to mind when it comes to soldiering on in this manner: that of the orchestral conductor. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I play the stunning orchestral suite quite often, at which time the film comes vividly alive again and again. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Another big plus is the brilliant new opening music - an orchestral take on the much-loved classic melody. The Sun (2008)His strange orchestral music was quite dark, but in my mind it felt similar to the strange dark electronic music coming out of Manchester. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Used Occasionally. orchestral is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'orchestral'
British English: orchestral ADJECTIVE
Orchestral means relating to an orchestra and the music it plays.
...an orchestral concert.
Definition of orchestral from the Collins English Dictionary
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