A virtuoso is an incredibly talented musician. You can also be a virtuoso in non-musical fields.

A politician who helps pass a lot of bills might be called a legislative virtuoso. A baseball player who hits a lot of home runs is a slugging virtuoso. Usually, this word applies to music. It's very common for a talented pianist or guitarist to be called a virtuoso. Whatever your talent, it's a huge compliment to be called a virtuoso.

Definitions of virtuoso
  1. noun
    someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
    synonyms: ace, adept, champion, genius, hotshot, maven, mavin, sensation, star, superstar, whiz, whizz, wiz, wizard
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    track star
    a star runner
    type of:
    expert, pundit
    a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully
  2. noun
    a musician who is a consummate master of technique and artistry
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    type of:
    artist who composes or conducts music as a profession
  3. adjective
    having or revealing supreme mastery or skill
    “a virtuoso performance”
    synonyms: consummate, masterful, masterly
    having or showing or requiring special skill
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