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sextet

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Music a group of six singers or instrumentalists or a piece of music composed for such a group
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The trio New Air adds Cassandra Wilson's adroit vocals, which take apart Ella Fitzgerald renditions of Cole Porter, while the seven-member Sextett reformulates big-band idioms in noir-ish dirges, Stravinsky celebrations and gutbucket blues.
Sextett in C, fur 2 Violinen, 2 Violen, und 2 Violoncelli.
So it's natural enough that in the music Threadgill writes for, and performs with, his trio, Air, his Sextett (formerly' Sextet), his WindString Ensemble, his orchestra and his dance band, as well as the film and radio and dance projects he's scored, you'll catch echoes of the strangest things caroming off one another.