funeral march

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Noun1.funeral march - a slow march to be played for funeral processionsfuneral march - a slow march to be played for funeral processions
processional march, recessional march - a march to be played for processions
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I said: 'Let's have music, the funeral march!' He fairly dropped asleep on the roof over the funeral march."
The next day Hawver was found dead in his room, the violin at his neck, the bow upon the strings, his music open before him at Chopin's funeral march.
Gounod had conducted the Funeral March of a Marionnette; Reyer, his beautiful overture to Siguar; Saint Saens, the Danse Macabre and a Reverie Orientale; Massenet, an unpublished Hungarian march; Guiraud, his Carnaval; Delibes, the Valse Lente from Sylvia and the Pizzicati from Coppelia.
Who composed Siegfried's Funeral March? A Dvorak B Wagner C Elgar D Strauss 11.
Or Saraste's Eroica funeral march, dwarfed by the depth and monumental power of Davis's Dresden Staatskapelle or Klemperer's Philhar.
- Diyala protestors have made a funeral march of three symbolic coffins reflecting public money, voters' voices and sluggish projects.
Emmi de Jesus joined the funeral march, along with residents and school children who waited in front of their school to throw flowers at Malayao's casket.
01527 577330 MUSIC The Eskies THE Dublin outfit deal in music that meanders from sea soaked waltz to Italian tarantella, from brassy funeral march lament to weep along Klezmar knees ups, from chain gang holler to rag time finger snap.
the "Funeral March," would have been appropriate bumper music for programs heard on Tribune Media 's WGN-AM 720 or perhaps on newscasts of such Tribune stations as KTLA-5 in Los Angeles.
His relatives, political allies and townmates joined the funeral march from the Papaya Sports Complex to Bethany Church.
The BBC's logo should be the Grim Reaper to a soundtrack of Chopin's Funeral March.