recital has definitions from the fields of music,performing arts
1
[ noun ] an account describing incidents or events

Examples

"a farfetched narrative" "after dinner he told the children stories of his adventures"

2
[ noun ] (music,performing arts) performance of music or dance especially by soloists

Used in print

(Chicago Daily Tribune...)

Certainly not in Orchestra_hall where he has played countless recitals , and where Thursday night he celebrated his 20th season with the Chicago_Symphony_orchestra , playing the Brahms_Concerto with his own slashing , demon-ridden cadenza melting into the high , pale , pure and lovely song with which a violinist unlocks the heart of the music , or forever finds it closed .

Related terms

performance

3
[ noun ] a public instance of reciting or repeating (from memory) something prepared in advance

Synonyms

reading recitation

Examples

"the program included songs and recitations of well-loved poems"

Related terms

public_speaking read declaim

4
[ noun ] a detailed account or description of something

Examples

"he was forced to listen to a recital of his many shortcomings"

Related terms

history tell

5
[ noun ] a detailed statement giving facts and figures

Examples

"his wife gave a recital of his infidelities"

Related terms

statement

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