polyphon


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

polyphon

(ˈpɒlɪfən)
n
a large clockwork or hand-operated music box
References in periodicals archive ?
He was in the hugely successful Riverdance pit-band and also played on the Hobbitt/Lord of the Rings soundtracks and more recently he toured the length and breadth of the country with his Revolve and Rotate project which involved him lugging around a 19th polyphon and the associated steel discs which operated the mechanical music-box.
The applicant is Schuyler Smith of Polyphon Architecture & Design LLC, and the owner is Knouf Investments LLC.<br /> A Type III historic resource review is sought for a new four-story mixed-use building at 2275 N.W.
Luna y su hermano eran agentes para la zona de Tampico y Villa Cecilia de la marca de fonografos Polyphon. Tal como se acostumbraba, tambien se dedicaron a la venta de discos que compraban a diferentes empresas estadounidenses, entre las que encontraba la Okeh Phonograph.
The lot includes pieces of furniture that make good conversation pieces, and a vintage Musikwerke polyphon from Leipzig, Germany.
For the Revolve and Rotate Tour 2016, Luke is touring with an all new 'coin operated' show combining his outstanding musicianship as a songwriter, pianist and melodeon virtuoso with an authentic Polyphon machine c1880.
This fascinating artist brings an original Polyphon machine to the Music Room, as he has developed a computer programme enabling the creation of new music for the 19" steel discs of the 19th century mechanical music device.
Recording companies active in pre-World War II British Malaya and the Dutch East Indies included GC, Beka, Odeon, Columbia (US), Columbia Graphophone Company (UK), Hindenburg, Pagoda, Polyphon, Polydor, Lyrophon, Pathe, Tio Tek Hong, Canary, Tjap Angsa, Delima, Yokimtjan, Telefunken, Anken, Chap Kuching and Chap Singa.
Une belle voix qui a enregistre chez Polyphon, des 1930, [beaucoup moins que]kalbi likom[beaucoup plus grand que], [beaucoup moins que]ya bahia ya jamila[beaucoup plus grand que], [beaucoup moins que]habibat kalbi[beaucoup plus grand que], [beaucoup moins que]ya mahla al fasha[beaucoup plus grand que]...
First place and also a pairs qualifier went to local farrier James Clarke and Libby Hancock, while Durham-based Ashley Suddis won a closely contested Open qualifier on Polyphon, with 16-year-old junior Jessica Baird also qualifying on Tia.
Polyphon ran in a fixed-brush hurdle last time, but he is a chaser and I expect him to run well."
"When it comes to the good old TV drama and today's TV movie, ARD and ZDF have decades of tradition and experience in dealing with material, casting and direction," says "Das Traumschiff" producer Wolfgang Rademann of Hamburg-based Polyphon. "Quality and not popularity was always the kicking-off point.