Terzett

music ensemble
after number of persons
Duett / duo
Terzett / Trio
quartet
Quintett
Sextett
Septett
Oktett / double quartet
Nonett
Dezett

a Terzett (of lat. tertius = “third”) is in the music a music piece for three implementing:

Likewise frequently the person's group is called „Terzett “.

With difficulty the demarcation of the terms „Terzett “and „Trio “, even if the terms are used frequently equivalently for both:

  • a group of three individual implementing is called rather „Trio “, particularly within the purely instrumentalen range;
  • if it concerns three identical instruments, however again rather “the speech is from „Terzett;
  • three Vokalsolisten accompanied by further instruments are called in each case „Terzett “;
  • a piece for three clearly different instruments is called rather „Trio “.

see also

in the literature becomes a three-line Strophe, how calls for example at the end of the sonnet, likewise Terzett.

 

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