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Definition of "orchestration" []

  • A musical composition that has been orchestrated. (noun)
  • Arrangement of music for performance by an orchestra. (noun)
  • Arrangement or control: orchestration of events. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "orchestration" in a sentence
  • "So, it's a — I don't like to use the word orchestration, that implies more [unclear] about it, than there really was."
  • "ESBs usually also provide a process flow engine for orchestrating the messaging interactions that make up a business process-this layer is often referred to as orchestration or workflow."
  • "One is dazzled by the beauty of an orchestration which is light and pliant, and capable of expressing delicate shades of feeling; and this struck me the more after the solid massiveness of Mahler's orchestration, which is like heavy unleavened bread."