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string band

n
1. (Music, other) a band consisting of stringed instruments
2. (Classical Music) an informal name for string orchestra
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The lamp, it was tacitly felt by everybody, was dignifying the party, and providing sufficient entertainment simply by its presence; being fully as satisfactory in its way as a pianola or a string band.
There was music every where--choruses, string bands, brass bands, flutes, every thing.
Dumfries Area Band joined up with the String Band recently for a Christmas concert at the town's high school.
Medley Quartet is a string band of four classical musicians, Salma Balba plays first violin, Shadan Osama plays second violin, Nouran Hossam plays viola and Mohamed El Sayegh plays cello.
MURPHYSBORO The Smoky Hollow String Band will present its sixth annual "Old-Timey Christmas" from 2 to 4 p.
Get a little head start dancing off the turkey day feast at Sam Bond's Thanksgiving Eve Extravaganza, featuring Gabe Schliffer and Sugar Pine String Band, The Gossamer Strings, and Pretty Drunk, on Wednesday.
Now based in California, Evie was formerly the driving force behind Bay Area all-female string band The Stairwell Sisters.
There was a free buffet by The Backporch String Band, above, to ON YOUR marks .
The North Carolina outfit, Honey Locust String Band, tap into that tradition for their original material and employ the varying vibrations of fiddle, guitar, banjo, resonator-guitar and upright bass to great effect.
The New Rope String Band - Tim Dalling, Pete Challoner and Jock Tyldesley - at the Cumberland Arms, Byker, rehearsing ahead of their last gig Lewis Arnold Melanie Young had a good night at long Clawson Village Hall in leicestershire.
Popular singer Vin Garbutt is set to perform alongside the likes of duo Chris While and Julie Matthews, gentle folk Americana from Edwina Hayes - whose cover of the Randy Newman song Feels Like Home was featured in the Cameron Diaz film My Sister's Keeper - Bob Fox and the New Rope String Band.