instrumental music


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Noun1.instrumental music - music intended to be performed by a musical instrument or group of instruments
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
2.instrumental music - music produced by playing a musical instrumentinstrumental music - music produced by playing a musical instrument
music - musical activity (singing or whistling etc.); "his music was his central interest"
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Their technic consisted in waving their tails and moving their heads in a regular succession of measured movements resulting in a cadence which evidently pleased the eye of the Mahar as the cadence of our own instrumental music pleases our ears.
The recipient of President's Pride of Performance award and Sitara-e-Imtiaz Ustad Raees Ahmed has attained the top in instrumental music in Pakistan.
The birds listen various instrumental music 24 hours a day, thanks to the speakers in every corner of the shop, set up by Orak.
Essential Elements Books For Gr 5/6 Instrumental Music Vendors Must Use The Accompanying Bid 3299 Item Detail And Location Bid Response Document To Submit Cost Information For This Request For Bid.
This year's concert will feature choral and instrumental music by Vivaldi, well-known carols, performances by Sutton Coldfield Chamber Choir and Bournville Strings.
Teaching Instrumental Music in Canadian Schools by Ed Wasiak takes a critical look at issues confronting Canadian music educators.
Pietro Leopoldo's collection comprises 139 items, a large part of which is organ music, the rest being sacred vocal music and instrumental music.
Classical Piano Instrumental Music has been used for meditation hitherto.
This week the judges were in Windhoek and scores of hopeful contestants showed their talents in drama, vocal and instrumental music, modelling, circus acts and a variety of other acts.
In the field of music, nine eminent artists, namely Shruti Sadolikar Katkar and Marathe Venkateshkumar for Hindustani vocal music, Tota Ram Sharma (Pakhawaj) and Pushpraj Ramlal Koshti (Surbahar) for Hindustani instrumental music, J Venkatraman for Carnatic vocal music, Ellapulli Mahadevaiyer Subramaniam (Ghatam), Ayyagari Syamasundaram (Veena) and Seshampatti T Sivalingam (Nagaswaram) for Carnatic instrumental music, and Gopal Chandra Panda (Odissi Music) for other major traditions of music, will receive the Akademi Award 2011.
The instrumental music of Wutaishan's Buddhist monasteries; social and ritual contexts.
A portion of the proceeds will benefit VH1 Save the Music, a non-profit organization that prides itself on restoring instrumental music education programs in public schools.

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