divertimento

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divertimento

1. a piece of entertaining music in several movements, often scored for a mixed ensemble and having no fixed form
2. an episode in a fugue
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But this in no way detracts from their achievement in accomplishing the difficult task of editing and presenting Haydn's divertimentos, dances, and marches within the standards currently expected in scholarly editions.