musical time


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Noun1.musical time - (music) the beat of musical rhythmmusical time - (music) the beat of musical rhythm  
time - the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
musical rhythm, rhythm, beat - the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music; "the piece has a fast rhythm"; "the conductor set the beat"
common measure, common time, four-four time, quadruple time - a time signature indicating four beats to the bar
duple time - musical time with two beats in each bar
triple time - musical time with three beats in each bar
pacing, tempo - (music) the speed at which a composition is to be played
in time - in the correct rhythm; "the dancers moved in time with the music"
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Nolan sisters Anne, Denise and Linda, who were regular guest performers on his seventies BBC TV series The Musical Time Machine, were also reunited with Vince on stage, and the show closed with Vince receiving a standing ovation.
1975 24: Singer Vince Hill, a keen photographer, takes a break from the BBC TV series The Musical Time Machine to record the changing face of Salford.
For him, ultimately, "it is the idea of the echo, its resonance, delay, and reverberation across dimensions of time and memory, that offers the possibility" of working toward freedom "outside of the confines of regulated musical time"--and to this Mathes would add the regulated parameters of literary time as well (67-87).
Second Floor, William Brown Street, L3 8EW | From Young to Old (as part of LightNight at Central Library), 6.15pm to 7pm (Ground Floor) and 7.45pm to 8.30pm (Hornby Library) The Southport Strings Youth Orchestra will once again appear to entertain you all about musical time.
Top percussionists and entertainers, Patrick King and Owen Gunnell, will take them on an adventure in their Magical Musical Time Travelling Machine that they will never forget.
Never one to let a crowd down, DJ Gogos reads a room and adjusts his set according to the tastes of the night, so hold on to your beach towels, the decks are set to give everyone a wild, musical time.
Dubai Tennis Stadium was the perfect launch pad for a musical time machine on Friday night.
These results will be presented next, starting with the purpose, format and structure of successful answers, followed by making a finding and naming performing media; specifying musical time; making a point; and, finally, evaluating music through principles of composition.
He discusses the meaning of musical time; what groove is; whether groove is African; Bergsonianism and unmeasurable time; Schutz's "vivid present" and the social time of music; Adorno and reified time; meter, groove, and the times of capitalism; and history, modernism, and the time of music.
Take a step back in musical time and maybe even swing your partner 'round and 'round at 10 p.m.
Touching on a theme common to his talks, Carter focuses on the problem of musical time, and particularly the concept of continuity and sequence challenged by the European modernists.