saxophonist


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sax·o·phone

 (săk′sə-fōn′)
n.
A woodwind instrument with a single-reed mouthpiece and a usually curved conical metal tube, including soprano, alto, tenor, and baritone sizes.

[After Sax, surname of 19th-century Belgian instrument-making family.]

sax′o·phon′ist n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.saxophonist - a musician who plays the saxophonesaxophonist - a musician who plays the saxophone  
alto saxophonist, altoist - a musician who plays the alto saxophone
instrumentalist, musician, player - someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
tenor saxophonist, tenorist - a musician who plays the tenor saxophone
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Translations
عازِف على آلة السكسوفون
saxofonista-tka
saxofonist
szakszofonos
saxófónleikari
saxofonista
saksafoncu

saxophonist

[ˌsækˈsɒfənɪst] Nsaxofonista mf, saxofón mf
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

saxophonist

[sækˈsɒfənɪst] nsaxophoniste mf
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

saxophonist

nSaxofonist(in) m(f), → Saxophonist(in) m(f)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

saxophonist

[sækˈsɒfənɪst] nsassofonista m/f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

saxophone

(ˈsaksəfəun) noun
a type of musical instrument with a curved metal tube, played by blowing.
saxophonist (sakˈsofənist) , (ˈsaksəfounist) noun
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
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KARACHI -- The saxophonist Lenny Massey has released an instrumental cover of Late Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan's 'WoiKhuda Hay'.
At 11, he is resolute in becoming a famous saxophonist. Temitayo Kayode, popularly known as TemmySax, a wonder kid and multi-talented instrumentalist, in this interview with SEYI SOKOYA, he speaks on how he has been able to combine his academics and his talent, among other issues.
Hemke, renowned American virtuoso classical saxophonist and Eckstein Professor Emeritus of Music at Northwestern University.
Jazzology With Soweto Kinch BBC4, 8pm Travelling to New Orleans, New York and London, the jazz alto saxophonist meets and plays with fellow musicians to discover the roots behind the music that is political, spiritual and rooted in African American history.
The New York based saxophonist counts 17 personal albums and has built his career by performing and recording with some of the best for over 30 years.
Jazz performers Rose Room are set to return to theTolbooth with a top Scots saxophonist this summer.
The work of the late artist and saxophonist Terry Adkins explores deep and abiding structural, aesthetic, and process-oriented relationships among sound, image, and ritual.
The monthly Vaughan Street Jazz nights at MOSTYN, Llandudno, continue for 2016, and next Thursday's event, which starts at 7.30pm, will feature saxophonist Mike Hall and pianist Huw Warren.
YOLANDA Brown, double MOBO award-winning saxophonist and one of the UK's most exciting and sought-after live performers, is embarking on a nationwide tour, which pops into St David's Hall, Cardiff, on March 23.
SAXOPHONIST Snake Davis is to make a return to Middlesbrough Town Hall Crypt.
Compiled from a selection of Yusef Komunyakaa's jazz poems (two of which have never been previously published), essays, Interviews, and a full jazz opera included on two CDs, this work provides a nuanced and compassionate understanding of the legendary saxophonist.
Though Macdonald does encourage the listener to "Listen to every saxophonist you can," it would be much more powerful to cite specific performers, for example, the amazing slap-tonguing of Joshua Redman, or the virtuosic multiphonics of Claude Delangle.