unmusically


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un·mu·si·cal

 (ŭn-myo͞o′zĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Sounding harsh to the ear; dissonant.
2. Not skilled or interested in music.

un·mu′si·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.unmusically - in an unmusical mannerunmusically - in an unmusical manner; "She sings rather unmusically"
musically - in a musical manner; "She sang very musically"
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Students who jump right into note-reading without embodying the music via singing and movement are more likely to play "unmusically," giving each beat equal emphasis.
I would rather hear less elements in the music played well, than more elements of the music played sloppily or unmusically. Of course, it is also possible to play too little, which leads us to...
Perhaps somebody would play a concertina and another would have a mouth organ and they would play all the western ballads beloved of cowboys, whilst others sang, not unmusically, with a great deal of feeling about the lone trails and the warm eyed damsels abounding in New Mexico and other places.