Jonathan rarely asked for anything and the idea of having someone in the house playing music was appealing.
Besides, if you buy a cheap one, you get discouraged when you can't get the quality of music that you want.
The mood was Victorian, and the music was classic.
When the music stopped, he cupped one of her elbows and led her back to their table.
The home, now known as Eight Maples Farm, had been a gathering place for travelers seeking good music and refreshments, over two hundred years ago.
It was the sound I hated more on a telephone that Henri Mancini's version of Theme from Moon Glow or any other top one hundred hits of elevator music was, 'would you please hold'?
She heard the blaring trance music before she opened the car door and smelled the unmistakable scent of marijuana mixed with incense and body odor.
She leaned back, the audible sound of her breath catching music to his ears.
The visions were less invasive than those from others, like background music at a department store.
Damian turned down the stereo blasting trance music and faced her, crossing his arms as she closed the door.
The wing housed an indoor basketball court, indoor pool, a small game room, and a huge theatre room where music blared from some action movie.
He turned on some music with weak intentions of continuing his sheriff reading but instead just sat there, finishing the last of the merlot.
The last item on Dean's list of pleasurable activities was punching one if you want this and two if you want that buttons, then sitting on hold while listening to elevator music from some bureaucratic office.
A band tooted practice blasts, someone was yelling directions through an old fashioned megaphone, which were ignored, and Suzanne, whose nightly music show serenaded the tourists, warmed up the Star Spangled Banner in a voice that needed no mike.
The muffled beats of music thumped through her open windows.
The music blared louder, the smoke became thicker, and the scent of food intermingled with body odor.
The bombshell blonde always threw good dinner parties with fun themes; this theme had been Disco Night, complete with lava lamps, disco ball, tacky '70s music that still jammed out the open windows, and costumes for those who chose to wear them.
The music was every bit as masculine and warrior as she remembered him.
Miss M was much nettled when I told her I'd no longer dance to her music and I saw her talking about me to the man who owns this dreadful place.
There was time for quiet evenings, some jazz and classical music in the Dean's quarters, country and western in Fred's and some totally incomprehensible noise from the small room where Martha Boyd and her boom box now dwelt.
Content with a no-sweat life made up of V-necks and corduroys and flannel shirts and music no one else listened to anymore?
Would you start the music for me?
I'm going up to the music room for a while.
Music began to play, and with the first chord, Jackson recognized the accompaniment to Etta James' "At Last".
There was to be music and dancing; and Cyrus was to invite as many guests as he chose.
Old story-tellers say that he alighted on the back of a large fish, called a dolphin, which had been charmed by his music and was swimming near the ship.
There will be music and dancing, and many fine people will be there.
In the Italian Renaissance, only a thin veneer of society's elites participated in the creation or ownership of the frescos, music, statues, and paintings; most were only passive observers.
Consider Ellen Boudreaux, who can perform every piece of music she has ever heard even a single time—thousands upon thousands of songs.
Nations will maintain their own traditions, holidays, music, idioms, diets, and a thousand things that make them different from other nations.
No deaf child who has earnestly tried to speak the words which he has never heard--to come out of the prison of silence, where no tone of love, no song of bird, no strain of music ever pierces the stillness--can forget the thrill of surprise, the joy of discovery which came over him when he uttered his first word.
They are always asking: What does this beauty or that music mean to you?
In the same way her response to music is in part sympathetic, although she enjoys it for its own sake.
If we respected only what is inevitable and has a right to be, music and poetry would resound along the streets.
We will consider what kind of music they are like.
Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.
Every young man who came to the house--seeing those impressionable, smiling young faces (smiling probably at their own happiness), feeling the eager bustle around him, and hearing the fitful bursts of song and music and the inconsequent but friendly prattle of young girls ready for anything and full of hope--experienced the same feeling; sharing with the young folk of the Rostovs' household a readiness to fall in love and an expectation of happiness.
It was long since Rostov had felt such enjoyment from music as he did that day.
He filled the girls' albums with verses and music, and having at last sent Dolokhov the whole forty-three thousand rubles and received his receipt, he left at the end of November, without taking leave of any of his acquaintances, to overtake his regiment which was already in Poland.