Modern Style

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List Of French Words And Phrases Used By English Speakers - Not Used As Such in French
... to the German lied or the Italian aria or, in Russian, a cabaret-style sung narrative, usually rendered by a guttural male voice with guitar accompaniment ... or disturb a piece at the theater in modern French, it means "a slap" clique is used in this sense (but in a pejorative way) ... It is spelled connaisseur in modern French ...
Views On The Metronome - Metronome, Strict Rhythm: Modern Performance Practice
... A strict rhythmic performance can be seen as a of Modern performance practice, which - though highly prevalent today - stands in stark contrast, with ... The traits that distinguish Modern style unyielding tempo, literal reading of dotting and other rhythmic details, and dissonances left unstressed ... Modern style light, impersonal, mechanical, literal, correct, deliberate, consistent, metronomic, and regular ...
Sonny Brogan - 1960s
... in which he outlined his reaction to older melodeon style players and those of the current modern style ... He showed his unease at the new modern style, while distancing himself from the intolerance of puristic commentators like Seán Ó Riada, who accused the modern style accordion of being an unworthy ... Even though he had some reservations about the style, Sonny pointed out the attractiveness of the "bright musical tone", which was drawing a new generation of highly skilled players to the instrument ...

Famous quotes containing the words style and/or modern:

    New is a word for fools in towns who think
    Style upon style in dress and thought at last
    Must get somewhere.
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    Merely external emancipation has made of the modern woman an artificial being.... Now, woman is confronted with the necessity of emancipating herself from emancipation, if she really desires to be free.
    Emma Goldman (1869–1940)