maestri maestri  /mɑ ˈɛ stri/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an artist of consummate skill

Usage(s):

  • They hark back instead to the years before World War I when French Pianist Alfred Cortot, French Violinist Jacques Thibaud and Pablo Casals were the presiding maestri.

News

  1. Rugby-Late Barrett try seals New Zealand series sweep

    * New Zealand seal series 3-0 with New Plymouth win * France lock Maestri sin-binned for head butt (Recasts, adds quotes) June 22 (Reuters) - New Zealand replacement Beauden Barrett's 80th-minute try from a sweeping counter-attack helped the All Blacks to a flattering 24-9 victory over France in New Plymouth on Saturday to complete a 3-0 series sweep. ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Rugby-Carter leads New Zealand to sweep over France

    (adds detail) * New Zealand seal series 3-0 with New Plymouth win * France lock Maestri sin-binned for head butt June 22 (Reuters) - New Zealand flyhalf Daniel Carter kicked 14 points as the All Blacks ground out a flattering 24-9 victory over France in New Plymouth on Saturday to complete a 3-0 series sweep. The All Blacks, near perfect in their 30-0 win in Christchurch a week ago, lacked the ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

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