In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(art form)música feminine(festival/teacher/lesson) de músicashe's listening to some music — está escuchando música
- to make music — tocar música
- to set / put sth to music — ponerle música a algo
- the news/his reply was music to her ears — la noticia/su respuesta le sonó a música celestial
- to face the music — afrontar las consecuencias
- music critic
- music lover — melómana
- He combined his interests in music and literature with first class science.
- Undergoing a major life change prior to beginning music study as an adult also is common.
- He then decided to take voice and music theory lessons with the same tutor I had many many years ago.
- There is plenty of available data to support why children should take music lessons.
- She started to play the clarinet and studied music at university in Wolverhampton.
- Ask any musician and they will tell you that music is about expression and conveying emotion.
- Expression of music through instrument or voice differs from culture to culture.
- As he came towards the end of his school career in 1920 he realised that he could not pursue both music and science.
- I never thought I would perform professionally and I went to university to study music.
- The teachers knew that combining music and art would be very enticing to these students.
- She thinks she might go on to study either music or maths at university.
- It will have designated classrooms for science, art and music and specially-equipped toilets.
- Ultimately she would like to branch out into designing CD covers, combining her love of music and art.
- We often think of music as expressing emotions, and research has backed this notion up.
- It's a study of music, culture, society and young women in the nineties and it is written so clearly and accessibly.
- She planned to study music at university, but her family doctor advised her to do law instead and she took his advice.
- He bemoans the shortage of trained music teachers and a paucity of school music lessons.
- Homework demands increase throughout the school years, and music lessons and clubs may need to be rescheduled.
- After losing his mother to cancer, he took to music to vent his emotions.
- Some formal singing and music lessons paid off and she is firmly on the path to success.
2(written notes)partitura femininemúsica femininecan you read music? — ¿sabes solfeo?
- before noun music book — libro de música
- However, if you've never read music before, it still takes a bit of getting used to.
- The choirmaster taught me how to read music and sing with discipline.
- Auditions are quick and painless and an ability to read music is not essential.
- Participants do not need to be able to read music or to have sung with a choir before.
- Kim, whose dad used to be in a band, has been trying to find someone to fine-tune his skills and teach him to read music.
- An ability to read music is not required, but a strong spirit of commitment is heartily welcome.
- It has become like a musician being able to sight read music.
- Unlike some methods, the student is taught to read music and practice rhythm from day one.
- People taking part don't need to be able to read music and don't have to play alone unless they want to.
- If you're going to be a music critic, you need to know how to read music, don't you?
- I have found that with focus I can read music with virtually no trouble at all.
- His eldest son went to the Royal Academy of Music, even though he couldn't read music at the time - he just had a great ear for it.
- It was never a problem for him to learn difficult charts without even being able to read music.
- I'm of the personal opinion that anyone who writes a bit of music with six flat signs is just plain showing off.
- Mahler wrote nothing but music and letters: no essay, memoir, treatise or manifesto.
- His computer held a program which let him write down music and print it out, and it also acted as a database for tunes.
- Of course, many of the technicians knew perfectly well how to read music but they could not admit it.
- How envious I am of those who can read music and make musical instruments come alive.
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