Woodwind Quintet ● Spring 2006 ● 10'

Program Note

Prelection is a woodwind quintet based on the dictionary! pre·lect: : To lecture or discourse in public. per·si·flage 1. Light good-natured talk; banter. 2. Light or frivolous manner of discussing a subject. pal·i·la·li·a: A speech defect marked by abnormal repetition of syllables, words, or phrases. pal·in·drome: A word, phrase, verse, or sentence that reads the same backward or forward. For example: A man, a plan, a canal, Panama! pal·i·phra·si·a: Involuntary repetition of words or sentences in talking. pa·lav·er a. Idle chatter. b. Talk intended to charm or beguile.


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