Definition of étude in English:
A short musical composition, typically for one instrument, designed as an exercise to improve the technique or demonstrate the skill of the player.
- Does anyone know if the scores for these piano études have been published?
- It is an étude for violin and piano.
Mid 19th century: from French, literally 'study'.
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