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one who plays a musical instrument

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The musicians had spent all their fine frenzy by now, and played only one tune, wearily, ploddingly.
And she would go back to the chase of it--and no sooner be fairly started than her chariot would be thrown off the track, so to speak, by the stupidity of those thrice accursed musicians.
How often she had named them over one by one and figured on them as she went to work--fifteen dollars for the hall, twenty-two dollars and a quarter for the ducks, twelve dollars for the musicians, five dollars at the church, and a blessing of the Virgin besides--and so on without an end
In the intervals of the dance the count, breathing deeply, waved and shouted to the musicians to play faster.
The musicians played on and on, and on and on the two men whirled.
With the exception of a few of the musicians and singers, and of a few of the oligarchs, all the great creators of the period whose names have come down to us, were revolutionists.
I was working at Polydor Records in London as a secretary during the day and as a roadie and aspiring musician at night I had befriended an A&R person who saw my band at the time and, unbeknownst to me, had brought Robert Fripp to one of our shows.
There are five chapters about the following topics: the music, the self, the relationship between the musician and the audience, the world and the path.
The songs, downloadable in Windows Media format, cater to every musician whether wishing to improve on talent, live out a dream, or simply trying to learn a part.
She breaks Quotable Musician into 30 chapters, and each one deals with a particular topic such as rejection and failure, spirituality, business or the nature of music.
There are so many different styles of jazz that it has been easier to use recorded music--plus we find that for the jazz class, the kids respond to current pop musicians," says Marsden.
The musicians bring the chord back into dissonance, and the camera stops in front of a dark surface.
So I think every African American musician coming up today is politically aware, some more than others.
The help a budding musician gets from a bona fide teacher, however, is quite a different matter and the subject of numerous novels, such as George Du Maurier's Trilby, Robert Starer's The Music Teacher and Robert Tanenbaum's The Piano Teacher: The True Story of a Psychotic Killer.
1 -- color) ``In teaching, you get to pass along what you love to do,'' said famed studio musician Carol Kaye, 70, of Newhall.