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jam session

n.
1. An informal gathering of musicians to play improvised or unrehearsed music.
2. Informal An impromptu discussion.
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jam session

n
(Jazz) slang an unrehearsed or improvised jazz or rock performance
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jam′ ses`sion


n.
a meeting of a group of musicians, esp. jazz musicians, to play for their own enjoyment.
[1930–35, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jam session - an impromptu jazz concert
musical performance - the act of performing music
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Translations

jam session

n (Mus) (fam) → jam-session f inv
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