What is tinge?

  • (noun): A pale or subdued color.
    Synonyms: undertone
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on tinge, tinges:

Afro-Cuban Jazz - "Spanish Tinge"—The Cuban Influence in Early Jazz and Proto-Latin Jazz
... (which he called the Spanish tinge) to be an essential ingredient of jazz ... Now in one of my earliest tunes, “New Orleans Blues,” you can notice the Spanish tinge ... In fact, if you can’t manage to put tinges of Spanish in your tunes, you will never be able to get the right seasoning, I call it, for jazz—Morton (1938 Library of Congress Recording) ...
Disneyland Records - 12-inch DQ Series LP's
... RCA pressings have a slightly blue tinge to the vinyl similar to many conventional RCA pressings of the mid-1960s ... MGM pressings have a slightly brown tinge to their vinyl similar to any MGM/Verve/Metro pressing of the same period and the Columbia pressings of the early ...
Afro-Cuban Jazz - History - "Spanish Tinge"—the Cuban Influence in Early Jazz
... the tresillo/habanera (which he called the Spanish tinge) to be an essential ingredient of jazz ... Now in one of my earliest tunes, “New Orleans Blues,” you can notice the Spanish tinge ... In fact, if you can’t manage to put tinges of Spanish in your tunes, you will never be able to get the right seasoning, I call it, for jazz—Morton (1938 Library of Congress Recording) ...

More definitions of "tinge":

  • (verb): Suffuse with color.
    Synonyms: imbue, hue

Famous quotes containing the word tinge:

    Detection is, or ought to be, an exact science, and should be treated in the same cold and unemotional manner. You have attempted to tinge it with romanticism, which produces much the same effect as if you worked a love-story or an elopement into the fifth proposition of Euclid.
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)