three-four time


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three-four time

n
(Music, other) music a form of simple triple time in which there are three crotchet beats to the bar, indicated by the time signature . Often shortened to: three-four Also called (esp US and Canadian): three-quarter time
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ANDRE Rieu lives his life in three-four time - and, with the help of his Johann Strauss Orchestra, has returned the humble waltz to the global phenomenon it was when it was first introduced 200 years ago.
Within the categories, Breidenstein sorted the movement titles also according to meter, thus classifying Allegro movements respectively in four-four time, two-four time, three-four time, et cetera.
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Hart to Hart: Two Harts in Three-Four Time Five, 3.35pm JOAN COLLINS co-stars as a glamorous author who helps the Harts ensure their beloved butler Max's will is carried out, despite the interference of a dastardly fraudster.
One of the highlights was the Fats Waller tune Jitterbug Waltz, which proved that it is perfectly possible to swing in three-four time.
This marching song was, perversely, a mazurka in three-four time, and it was said that only the crazy Poles could actually march to what was effectively a quick waltz tempo.
An avalanche strands them overnight on the peak - and by morning, it's two hearts in three-four time.
The comment: "The show is called My Fair Lady or "F***k the Music," surfaces but Rex is impervious to comment and notes that the word "Eliza" falls naturally into three-four time. On the way to New Orleans, Cathleen Nesbitt totters hopefully towards the toilet at the rear of the plane but mistakes the exit door for the loo and nearly falls out into space.
"Unfortunately, the successes of consecutive promotions from Division Three to Division One, a first Leinster final in eight years and progression to the Super 8s in 2018 was met with equal disappointment across these Having thanked various stakeholders O'Neill added: "After four years of travelling from Cork to Kildare three-four times a week, and with it a level of commitment and selfishness that means other aspects of life undoubtedly suffer, it's time to hand the baton over."
Even Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina sends sweets to me three-four times in a year especially from Dhaka.
"According to the expert data, we have the opportunity to increase the volume of trade by at least three-four times," Mammadov said.