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Definition of Symphony

Symphony n. means: An instrumental passage at the beginning or end, or in the course of, a vocal composition; a prelude, interlude, or postude; a ritornello.

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Symphony n. means: An instrumental passage at the beginning or end, or in the course of, a vocal composition; a prelude, interlude, or postude; a ritornello.

Meaning of Symphony

Symphony (n.) means: An instrumental passage at the beginning or end, or in the course of, a vocal composition; a prelude, interlude, or postude; a ritornello.

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Symphonies (pl. ): of Symphony

Symphony (n.): A stringed instrument formerly in use, somewhat resembling the virginal.

Finale (n.): The last movement of a symphony, sonata, concerto, or any instrumental composition.

Ritornello (n.): A short return or repetition; a concluding symphony to an air, often consisting of the burden of the song.

Ritornello (n.): A short intermediate symphony, or instrumental passage, in the course of a vocal piece; an interlude.

Symphony (n.): An instrumental passage at the beginning or end, or in the course of, a vocal composition; a prelude, interlude, or postude; a ritornello.

Movement (n.): One of the several strains or pieces, each complete in itself, with its own time and rhythm, which make up a larger work; as, the several movements of a suite or a symphony.

Scherzo (n.): A playful, humorous movement, commonly in 3-4 measure, which often takes the place of the old minuet and trio in a sonata or a symphony.

Trio (n.): The secondary, or episodical, movement of a minuet or scherzo, as in a sonata or symphony, or of a march, or of various dance forms; -- not limited to three parts or instruments.

Symphony (n.): A consonance or harmony of sounds, agreeable to the ear, whether the sounds are vocal or instrumental, or both.

Symphonic (a.): Relating to, or in the manner of, symphony; as, the symphonic form or style of composition.

Compose (v. t.): To construct by mental labor; to design and execute, or put together, in a manner involving the adaptation of forms of expression to ideas, or to the laws of harmony or proportion; as, to compose a sentence, a sermon, a symphony, or a picture.

Symphony (n.): An elaborate instrumental composition for a full orchestra, consisting usually, like the sonata, of three or four contrasted yet inwardly related movements, as the allegro, the adagio, the minuet and trio, or scherzo, and the finale in quick time. The term has recently been applied to large orchestral works in freer form, with arguments or programmes to explain their meaning, such as the "symphonic poems" of Liszt. The term was formerly applied to any composition for an orchestra, as overtures, etc., and still earlier, to certain compositions partly vocal, partly instrumental.

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Meaning of seymour

seymour means: salary of £100,000 a year - media industry slang - named after Geoff Seymour (1947-2009) the advertising copywriter said to have been the first in his profession to command such a wage. Seymour created the classic 1973 Hovis TV advert featuring the baker's boy delivering bread from a bike on an old cobbled hill in a North England town, to the theme of Dvorak's New World symphony played by a brass band. The actual setting was in fact Gold Hill in Shaftesbury, Dorset. Incidentally the Hovis bakery was founded in 1886 and the Hovis name derives from Latin, Hominis Vis, meaning 'strength of man'. The 1973 advert's artistic director was Ridley Scott.

Meaning of Symphonies

Symphonies means: of Symphony

Meaning of Symphony

Symphony means: A stringed instrument formerly in use, somewhat resembling the virginal.

Meaning of Finale

Finale means: The last movement of a symphony, sonata, concerto, or any instrumental composition.

Meaning of Ritornello

Ritornello means: A short return or repetition; a concluding symphony to an air, often consisting of the burden of the song.

Meaning of Ritornello

Ritornello means: A short intermediate symphony, or instrumental passage, in the course of a vocal piece; an interlude.

Meaning of Symphony

Symphony means: An instrumental passage at the beginning or end, or in the course of, a vocal composition; a prelude, interlude, or postude; a ritornello.

Meaning of Movement

Movement means: One of the several strains or pieces, each complete in itself, with its own time and rhythm, which make up a larger work; as, the several movements of a suite or a symphony.

Meaning of Scherzo

Scherzo means: A playful, humorous movement, commonly in 3-4 measure, which often takes the place of the old minuet and trio in a sonata or a symphony.

Meaning of Trio

Trio means: The secondary, or episodical, movement of a minuet or scherzo, as in a sonata or symphony, or of a march, or of various dance forms; -- not limited to three parts or instruments.

Meaning of Symphony

Symphony means: A consonance or harmony of sounds, agreeable to the ear, whether the sounds are vocal or instrumental, or both.

Meaning of Symphonic

Symphonic means: Relating to, or in the manner of, symphony; as, the symphonic form or style of composition.

Meaning of Compose

Compose means: To construct by mental labor; to design and execute, or put together, in a manner involving the adaptation of forms of expression to ideas, or to the laws of harmony or proportion; as, to compose a sentence, a sermon, a symphony, or a picture.

Meaning of Symphony

Symphony means: An elaborate instrumental composition for a full orchestra, consisting usually, like the sonata, of three or four contrasted yet inwardly related movements, as the allegro, the adagio, the minuet and trio, or scherzo, and the finale in quick time. The term has recently been applied to large orchestral works in freer form, with arguments or programmes to explain their meaning, such as the "symphonic poems" of Liszt. The term was formerly applied to any composition for an orchestra, as overtures, etc., and still earlier, to certain compositions partly vocal, partly instrumental.

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Meaning of ALL MOUTH AND TROUSERS

ALL MOUTH AND TROUSERS means: All mouth and trousers is British slang for blustering, boastful, showing off without having the qualities to justify it.

Meaning of RAINMAKER

RAINMAKER means: Rainmaker is American slang for a person thought to be a creative leader in developing business.

Meaning of spanner

spanner means: Disabled person. For example "That Lionel Starkey, he's such a spanner" (Mr Starkey was spesh),(Contributor asks "jesus, did we ever used to say stuff like this?" (ed: afraid so... kids are nasty, horrible, sadistic little bastards usually - I know - I used to be one!) Had more on this one. Seems the terms now mutated into an almost 'affectionate' admonition for someone who has done something 'daft. Used as "God did you really do that? You are such a spanner!!" (ed: on the other hand, its origins are the same so... ?).

Meaning of spit

spit means: To expel saliva forcefully from the mouth (not slang but closely relates to other words for a similar action).

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