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jam session

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

jam session

n
(Jazz) slang an unrehearsed or improvised jazz or rock performance

jam′ ses`sion


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

n (Mus) (fam) → jam-session f inv
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'I was present in the jam session where Meesha Shafi alleged Ali Zafar of harassing her.
When all of the planned music sets are over at around 9.30pm, a jam session will start inviting all musicians to join, follow the beat of the music and improvise together.
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In an update on the sexual harassment charges on Ali Zafar, a second witness from his side, who was present at the jam session where singer Meesha Shafi alleges the incident took, recorded her statement at a lower court in Lahore o Saturday.
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Leading a jam session is a completely unique experience.
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The band - Simon Neil, James Johnston and Ben Johnston - confirmed they and Nick hung out at a hotel in Soho, West London, and "there might have been a guitar" but it wasn't a jam session.
In return, Saraceno will create a new work for the Rolls-Royce Art Programme, furthering the existing 'spider vitrine' series of his installation, 'Particular Matter(s) Jam Session', supported by Rolls-Royce, at Palais de Tokyo.
The debut session of round two featured Farhad Humayun, Keeray makoray, Arsalan Hassan, Salman Albert ,Kami Paul just to name a few musicians who were part of the jam session.
Among them is singer and model Aqsa Ali who took to Instagram and maintained that she was present at the jam session Meesha Shafi has spoken of (in an exclusive interview with Instep) and was astonished that 'she (Meesha Shafi) would take a lie to this level' and that her conscience doesn't allow her to stay quiet.
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