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A program of music performed at a party or social gathering.

[French, from (soirée) musicale, musical (evening), feminine of musical, from musique, music; see music.]


(Music, other) US and Canadian a party or social evening with a musical programme
[C19: shortened from French soirée musicale musical evening]


(ˌmyu zɪˈkæl)

a social occasion featuring music.
[1840–50, Amer.; < French, short for soirée musicale musical evening]


[ˌmjuːzɪˈkɑːl] Nvelada f musical
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In the large and pleasant salon which extended across the width of the house, the Ratignolles entertained their friends once a fortnight with a soiree musicale, sometimes diversified by card-playing.
There was a Madame de Raudon, who certainly had a matinee musicale at Wildbad, accompanied by Herr Spoff, premier pianist to the Hospodar of Wallachia, and my little friend Mr.
Pour rappel, Visa For Music a pour but d'encourager la mobilite artistique entre les pays africains et du Moyen-Orient, favoriser le developpement des secteurs culturels nationaux, developper la scene musicale de la region a un niveau international, contribuer a l'amelioration de la condition des artistes du Sud et renforcer les rapports Nord-Sud et Sud-Sud dans le secteur culturel.
Cette waada (fete populaire), a laquelle prennent part des troupes Diwane de la wilaya et d'autres regions de l'ouest du pays, vient aussi promouvoir la culture Diwane et valoriser cette expression musicale et choregraphique et fideliser les habitants de Bechar a leur legs culturel et social, ont-ils souligne.
The contract relates to security services day and night, fire safety, anti intrusion and surveillance, prevention and protection, concierge and garrison access, at all local performance of the institutional foundation of the Theatre Maggio Musicale Fiorentino - Opera Florence, Via Solferino 15-50123 Florence.
Fourteen new titles have been added including the Rivista musicale italiana (Turin, Milan; 1894-1918), Bolettn Latino Americano de Musica (Montevideo, Lima, Bogota, Rio de Janiero; 1935-1938, 1941, 1946), and the Vie musicale angevine (Angers, 1942-1947) and the La Vie angevine: Musicale, artistique, litteraire (1943-1947) published during the Second World War.
Un film documentaire sur la vie et l'oeuvre de Louis Braille a ete projete a cette occasion, en reconnaissance de son apport considerable au service des non-voyants et malvoyants a travers l'invention du systeme d'ecriture tactile a points saillants ainsi que du systeme d'ecriture musicale dedie a cette categorie.
The reserve will come alive with a different species of life this weekend, when Randonnee Musicale gathers local musicians for a day of performance and cultural consumption.
La troupe musicale de la police etait toujours presente a toutes les occasions nationales et toutes les festivites de victoire ou les jours feries, il y a un certain temps.
Music by women composers of the courts of Frederick the Great and the House of Hapsburg will be featured in "Passionate Enemies," a free concert by La Donna Musicale at 7:30 p.
Four of the School of Music and Dance's top ensembles will present a Mother's Day Musicale at 3 p.
Clinton was a voice and piano teacher for many years and was a soloist with the Charlotte Chorale in Punta Gorda, Florida, Key West Chorale, Cincinnati Summer Opera, Cincinnati Matinee Musicale and a soloist and choir member for churches in Mississippi, Ohio and Florida.