1. [ noun ] (music,fine art) an arrangement of a piece of music for performance by an orchestra or band
Related terms: musical_arrangement orchestrate
2. [ noun ] (music) the act of arranging a piece of music for an orchestra and assigning parts to the different musical instruments
Synonyms: instrumentation
Related terms: arrangement instrument
3. [ noun ] (music) an arrangement of events that attempts to achieve a maximum effect

"the skillful orchestration of his political campaign"

Related terms: organization arrangement mastermind
Similar spelling:   orchestrate