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date: 18 February 2019

master class. 

The Oxford Companion to Music
Piers SpencerPiers Spencer

An advanced lesson given before an audience. A distinguished musician, usually a singer, instrumentalist, or conductor, will sometimes teach high-level students in front of a large group, as a kind of demonstration from which the observer may also learn. Master classes are a common feature of summer schools and festivals and have proved popular when broadcast or televised.... ...

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