Definitions for "Fretwork"
Work adorned with frets; ornamental openwork or work in relief, esp. when elaborate and minute in its parts. Hence, any minute play of light and shade, dark and light, or the like.
An ornamental band with a geometric pattern.
Intricate, decoratively-shaped wood or MDF. Gilding: The art of applying gold paint or gold leaf to furniture or a wooden frame.
Fretwork is a consort of viols based in England, United Kingdom. Formed in 1986, the group consists of six players and is considered to be one of the finest groups performing music for viol consort. Its repertoire consists primarily of music of the Renaissance period, in particular that of Elizabethan England, and Baroque period, including arrangements of the music of J.S.