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soloist

noun [C] uk   /ˈsəʊ.ləʊ.ɪst/ us    /ˈsoʊ.loʊ-/
a musician who performs a solo: The soloist in the violin concerto was Yehudi Menuhin.
Translations of “soloist”
in Korean 독주자, 독창자…
in Arabic عازِف مُنفَرِد…
in Portuguese solista…
in Catalan solista…
in Japanese 独奏者, ソリスト…
in Italian solista…
in Chinese (Traditional) 獨奏者, 獨唱者…
in Russian солист…
in Turkish solist…
in Chinese (Simplified) 独奏者, 独唱者…
in Polish solist-a/ka…
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