On the second morning, about eleven o'clock, the king himself in person, attended by his nobility, courtiers, and officers, having prepared all their musical
instruments, played on them for three hours without intermission, so that I was quite stunned with the noise; neither could I possibly guess the meaning, till my tutor informed me.
He was so deeply impressed by the progress made by these pupils, and by the pathos of their dumbness, that when he arrived in Canada he was in doubt as to which of these two tasks was the more important--the teaching of deaf-mutes or the invention of a musical
my very laugh is musical
, I know," interrupted Maria; "but then it is often shockingly out of time.
Besides the sticks and the drums, there are no other musical
instruments among the Typees, except one which might appropriately be denominated a nasal flute.
You can't expect a really musical
person to enjoy comic songs as we do.
She soon found that whistling to the bullfinches in Mrs d'Urberville's room was no such onerous business when she had regained the art, for she had caught from her musical
mother numerous airs that suited those songsters admirably.
Conservatives cherished it for being small and inconvenient, and thus keeping out the "new people" whom New York was beginning to dread and yet be drawn to; and the sentimental clung to it for its historic associations, and the musical
for its excellent acoustics, always so problematic a quality in halls built for the hearing of music.
But what satisfaction will the nature of the animal be to me when the animal shall have tempted my Mat away from the musical
business to New Zealand or Australey?
The steamer will be provided with every necessary comfort, including library and musical
The slang men, not a very musical
race, still clung to the goat's horn trumpet and the Gothic rubebbe of the twelfth century.
Philip was a very cultured young man, and he looked upon musical
comedy with scorn.
He's got a musical
ear, and your playing MAKES him howl.
Two girlish voices sang a musical
passage- the end of some song.
Music herself, the analysis of the musical
soul, in the characteristic episodes of its development is a wholly new range of poetic subject in which Mr.
The murmur of their voices rose up to her ears, and then the musical
little child-like laugh which she knew so well.