Definition of sopranino in English:
noun (plural sopraninos)Music
An instrument, especially a recorder or saxophone, higher than soprano.
- Of the other sizes, the sopranino and the B bass are fairly common, with instruments smaller than the sopranino being very rare.
- A few special pleasures among many: listen to the opening concerto, for example, where the sopranino recorder is cast in the role of a goldfinch.
- Maybe, but I find the bravura in the C major one for sopranino recorder even more remarkable.
Early 20th century: Italian, diminutive of soprano.
Definition of sopranino in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.