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flute Sentence Examples

  • Less frequently we hear of the flute (pipe) and later also of the fiddle (ficYele).

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  • And now to-night my flute has waked the echoes over that very water.

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  • According to the legend, Athena, who had invented the flute, threw it away in disgust, because it distorted the features.

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  • Thus there was quite as much important solo music for the flute as for the violin; and almost more music for the viola da gamba than for the violoncello.

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  • The legend that Athena, observing in the water the distortion of her features caused by playing that instrument, flung it away, probably indicates that the Boeotians whom the Athenians regarded with contempt, used the flute in their worship of the Boeotian Athena.

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  • He had not attended to the train of his thoughts long when he heard some one playing on a flute, and that sound harmonized with his mood.

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  • According to Pindar, she imitated on the flute the dismal wail of the two surviving Gorgons after the death of Medusa.

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  • A frequent combination was flute, violin and harpsichord (very probably with a violoncello doubling the bass), and in more than one case the violin was partly tuned lower to soften its tone.

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  • The name Abobas, by which he was known at Perga in Pamphylia, certainly seems connected with abub (a Semitic word for "flute"; cf.

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  • Its notes are marvellous imitations of " the most mellow, sweet-sounding flute," but the singer itself, according to Mr Simson, is " a very insignificant-looking little, greyish-coloured bird," which " always dies in captivity."

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  • Papuans are very fond of music, using Pan-pipes, a Jew's harp of the Papuans' own fabrication, and the flute; on occasions Musk.

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  • While doing this he was slain by Hermes, who stoned him to death, or put him to sleep by playing on the flute and then cut off his head.

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  • While doing this he was slain by Hermes, who stoned him to death, or put him to sleep by playing on the flute and then cut off his head.

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  • In his joyous aspect Bes plays the harp or flute, dances, &c. He is figured on mirrors, ointment vases and other articles of the toilet.

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  • He represents the art of playing the flute as opposed to the lyre - the one the accompaniment of the worship of Cybele, the other that of the worship of Apollo.

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  • He represents the art of playing the flute as opposed to the lyre - the one the accompaniment of the worship of Cybele, the other that of the worship of Apollo.

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  • For the great festival of Tezcatlipoca, the handsomest and noblest of the captives of the year had been chosen as the incarnate representative of the god, and paraded the streets for public adoration dressed in an embroidered mantle with feathers and garlands on his head and a retinue like a king; for the last month they married him to four girls representing four goddesses; on the last day wives and pages escorted him to the little temple of Tlacochcalco, where he mounted the stairs, breaking an earthenware flute against each step; this was a symbolic farewell to the joys of the world, for as he reached the top he was seized by the priests, his heart torn out and held up to the sun, his head spitted on the tzompantli, and his body eaten as sacred food, the people drawing from his fate the moral lesson that riches and pleasure may turn into poverty and sorrow.

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  • Another conception of them is that of singers of the lament for the dead, for which reason they are often used in the adornment of tombs, and represented beating their breasts and tearing their hair or playing the flute or lyre.

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  • He plays the lyre at the banquets of the gods, and causes Marsyas to be flayed alive because he had boasted of his superior skill in playing the flute, and the ears of Midas to grow long because he had declared in favour of Pan, who contended that the flute was a better instrument than Apollo's favourite, the lyre.

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  • As the Romans learnt the use of the flute from the Etruscans, the fact of Minerva being the patron goddess of flute-players is in favour of her Etruscan origin, although it may merely be a reminiscence of the Greek story which attributed the invention of the flute to Athena.

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  • He plays the lyre at the banquets of the gods, and causes Marsyas to be flayed alive because he had boasted of his superior skill in playing the flute, and the ears of Midas to grow long because he had declared in favour of Pan, who contended that the flute was a better instrument than Apollo's favourite, the lyre.

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  • During part of this time, after coffee, he would aid his reflections by playing on the flute, of which he was passionately fond, being a really skilful performer.

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  • But the notes of the flute came home to his ears out of a different sphere from that he worked in, and suggested work for certain faculties which slumbered in him.

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  • bamboo flute that sounds just like a normal flute.

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  • As patroness of the arts, she is associated with Hephaestus (one of her titles is `H4at6Tia) and Prometheus, and in Boeotia she was regarded as the inventress of the flute.

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  • For some reason, they always put a treble clef in front of every line of flute music.

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  • - Mozart's full symphonic scheme requires the string-band, I flute (rarely 2), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (whenever he could obtain them, he being the first composer who really appreciated them, instead of regarding them either as cheap substitutes for the clarino or high trumpet of Bach, or, like Gluck and, with rare and late exceptions, Haydn, as merely adding to the force of tutti passages).

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  • On both sides of the passage were numerous statues, among them that of Athena Hygeia, set up by Pericles to commemorate the recovery of a favourite slave who was injured during the building of the Parthenon, a colossal bronze image of the wooden horse of Troy, and Myron's group of Marsyas with Athena throwing away her flute.

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  • In the spring of 1706 he travelled, in company with a student named Brix, through London to Oxford, where he studied for two years, gaining his livelihood by giving lessons on the violin and the flute.

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  • The principle on which it works is that of the stopped pipe, but it is blown in the same manner as the ancient Egyptian nay or oblique flute.

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  • It may be added that De Morgan was a great reader and admirer of Dickens; he was also fond of music, and a fair performer on the flute.

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  • As priest, Eumolpus purifies Heracles from the murder of the Centaurs; as musician, he instructs him (as well as Linus and Orpheus) in playing the lyre, and is the reputed inventor of vocal accompaniments to the flute.

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  • The Premier Flute Choir has been fortunate enough to benefit from expanding the range of instruments to include an alto and bass flute.

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  • The stops labeled ' flute ', ' horn ' and ' vox angelica ' were pulled out, ready for use.

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  • The first (Très lent) opens with a flute and clarinet theme answered by the strings followed by harp arpeggios.

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  • The five-man ensemble adds a super tight rhythm section of acoustic bass, drums and piano to the traditional klezmer clarinet and flute.

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  • champagne style glass flute.

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  • They play harp, flute, cittern, guitar, whistles and sing in close harmony with male and female voices.

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  • Tenor sax, clarinet, alto sax, bass clarinet, contrabass clarinet, flute, the whole bit.

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  • Featuring concertos including sonatas for two pianos, concertos for clarinet, flute and harp.

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  • contrabass clarinet, flute, the whole bit.

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  • cornet in the band and also enjoys playing the Piano and Flute in her schools Jazz band.

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  • The closing sections feature some beautiful flute from Theo Travis providing perfect counterpoint to Wilson's vocals.

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  • This is introduced on the first flute in two part counterpoint with the second.

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  • dreamy ambiance to the musical backdrop which is highlighted by wonderful, trilling flute interjections that lifts the mood.

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  • We also enjoyed a flute duet and a clarinet duet from members of the orchestra.

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  • She teaches the clarsach and pedal harp in schools and privately and has recently formed a flute and harp duo with flutist Emma Wilkin.

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  • Archeological finds revealed one of the earliest type of flute unearthed from a tomb in Hubei province.

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  • The notes used are exactly the same fingerings on a flute.

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  • flautistf Dench's music for flute performed by the virtuoso flutist Laura Chislett was released by Etcetera (Amsterdam) in 1993.

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  • flautists since worked as a freelance professional flutist and private flute teacher based in Birmingham.

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  • Sunday 15 October 3pm Helder Trio, RNCM (harp, flute & viola) Free.

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  • The Hohl Flöte is a woody, beaky sound; when combined with the 4ft. flute the effect is rather opaque.

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  • Wind The shakuhachi is an end-blown bamboo flute, with five holes and no keys.

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  • Choir organ effects, too, are possible by playing an octave higher in combination with the 8ft. flute.

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  • The most popular Chinese wind instrument is probably the 2000 year old di (Chinese transverse flute ).

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  • harmonic flute for the proposed Vox Humana, thus compromising the Choir division too.

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  • We met a young street child, he was playing what looked like a wooden flute.

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  • flute sonatas.

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  • flute concerto Free The Spirit (1992) with the Philharmonia under conductor Leonard Slatkin.

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  • flute quartet, after slight rearrangement.

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  • flute duet Glass Polska.

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  • flute playing filled in the high pitched notes.

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  • flute solo work bridging over generous string sound.

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  • Beehive blends syncopated Latin jazz guitar with bouncy alto flute.

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  • The Dizi is a bamboo flute that sounds just like a normal flute.

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  • The candle sits within its own champagne style glass flute.

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  • In addition to research, Terry stays involved with classical and baroque flute and has recently ventured into jazz and folk music.

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  • Mick Sands ' chorus music feels elemental too, superbly sung or intoned by the cast, with lute or solo flute accompaniment.

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  • She teaches the clarsach and pedal harp in schools and privately and has recently formed a flute and harp duo with flutist Emma Wilkin.

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  • high frequencyr produces mostly low frequencies while a flute or whistle produces high frequencies.

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  • TEACHER'S NOTES FLUTES AND FLUTE MUSIC The flute is a woodwind instrument without a reed.

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  • I thought it would be prudent to learn a double reed instrument to compliment my already proven skills on saxophone, clarinet and flute.

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  • Using a two flute end mill, mill one side of the fins away to provide a place to mount the led.

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  • I dream that I am playing my flute on the shore of a beautiful loch in the north.

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  • low frequencyar produces mostly low frequencies while a flute or whistle produces high frequencies.

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  • The vocalist, a soprano we assume, is accompanied by a lute and transverse unkeyed flute.

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  • Other instruments used in Turkish music include the ney which is a flute made from a hollow reed, and the traditional Turkish lute made from a hollow reed, and the traditional Turkish lute.

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  • musical misfits - Mozart's Flute and Harp Concerto 13.

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  • Vocally ' Alexandria ' is something of a ballad, with soft repeating flute motif supplying the backdrop.

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  • The cortege would be led through the town accompanied by pipers, horn and flute players and flashlight bearers.

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  • The octave quint which stands on the former harmonic flute slide is the old fifteenth, with five extra pipes at the bottom.

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  • raved about an album of Malaysian flute music if it meant financial gain.

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  • shakuhachi flute and vocals of Japanese folk songs arranged by him.

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  • The first work, Fast Colors, is a dazzling virtuosic showpiece, scored for flute, clarinet, piano, violin and cello.

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  • On the return part of the parade, everybody in the Flute Band got a sombrero!

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  • toot a flute, or beat a big drum all the way to the field?

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  • treble clef in front of every line of flute music.

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  • trilling flute and a bass background is joined by slide guitar.

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  • adding vibrato to a flute sound would be one example of it's use - the harder you blow, the greater the intensity.

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  • A flute and clarinet virtuoso provided a pleasant musical interlude.

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  • Until he was sixteen he worked in the shop of his father, a butcher; he then joined an elder brother in London, and there for four years was employed in the piano and flute factory of an uncle, of the firm of Astor & Broadwood.

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  • According to the legend, Athena, who had invented the flute, threw it away in disgust, because it distorted the features.

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  • II.); Apollo and the executioner complete the group. In the Lateran museum at Rome there is a statue representing Marsyas in the act of picking up the flute, a copy of a masterpiece by Myron (Hyginus, Fab.

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  • - Mozart's full symphonic scheme requires the string-band, I flute (rarely 2), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (whenever he could obtain them, he being the first composer who really appreciated them, instead of regarding them either as cheap substitutes for the clarino or high trumpet of Bach, or, like Gluck and, with rare and late exceptions, Haydn, as merely adding to the force of tutti passages).

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  • Thus there was quite as much important solo music for the flute as for the violin; and almost more music for the viola da gamba than for the violoncello.

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  • A frequent combination was flute, violin and harpsichord (very probably with a violoncello doubling the bass), and in more than one case the violin was partly tuned lower to soften its tone.

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  • On both sides of the passage were numerous statues, among them that of Athena Hygeia, set up by Pericles to commemorate the recovery of a favourite slave who was injured during the building of the Parthenon, a colossal bronze image of the wooden horse of Troy, and Myron's group of Marsyas with Athena throwing away her flute.

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  • As patroness of the arts, she is associated with Hephaestus (one of her titles is `H4at6Tia) and Prometheus, and in Boeotia she was regarded as the inventress of the flute.

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  • According to Pindar, she imitated on the flute the dismal wail of the two surviving Gorgons after the death of Medusa.

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  • The legend that Athena, observing in the water the distortion of her features caused by playing that instrument, flung it away, probably indicates that the Boeotians whom the Athenians regarded with contempt, used the flute in their worship of the Boeotian Athena.

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  • In the spring of 1706 he travelled, in company with a student named Brix, through London to Oxford, where he studied for two years, gaining his livelihood by giving lessons on the violin and the flute.

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  • The principle on which it works is that of the stopped pipe, but it is blown in the same manner as the ancient Egyptian nay or oblique flute.

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  • In his joyous aspect Bes plays the harp or flute, dances, &c. He is figured on mirrors, ointment vases and other articles of the toilet.

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  • For the great festival of Tezcatlipoca, the handsomest and noblest of the captives of the year had been chosen as the incarnate representative of the god, and paraded the streets for public adoration dressed in an embroidered mantle with feathers and garlands on his head and a retinue like a king; for the last month they married him to four girls representing four goddesses; on the last day wives and pages escorted him to the little temple of Tlacochcalco, where he mounted the stairs, breaking an earthenware flute against each step; this was a symbolic farewell to the joys of the world, for as he reached the top he was seized by the priests, his heart torn out and held up to the sun, his head spitted on the tzompantli, and his body eaten as sacred food, the people drawing from his fate the moral lesson that riches and pleasure may turn into poverty and sorrow.

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  • Less frequently we hear of the flute (pipe) and later also of the fiddle (ficYele).

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  • During part of this time, after coffee, he would aid his reflections by playing on the flute, of which he was passionately fond, being a really skilful performer.

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  • The rites were characterized by a frenzy of devotion, unrestrained enthusiasm, wild orgiastic dances and wanderings in the forests, and were accompanied by the music of the flute, cymbal, and tambourine.

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  • Its notes are marvellous imitations of " the most mellow, sweet-sounding flute," but the singer itself, according to Mr Simson, is " a very insignificant-looking little, greyish-coloured bird," which " always dies in captivity."

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  • Another conception of them is that of singers of the lament for the dead, for which reason they are often used in the adornment of tombs, and represented beating their breasts and tearing their hair or playing the flute or lyre.

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  • The name Abobas, by which he was known at Perga in Pamphylia, certainly seems connected with abub (a Semitic word for "flute"; cf.

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  • It may be added that De Morgan was a great reader and admirer of Dickens; he was also fond of music, and a fair performer on the flute.

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  • Papuans are very fond of music, using Pan-pipes, a Jew's harp of the Papuans' own fabrication, and the flute; on occasions Musk.

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  • They may have been represented or impersonated by priests in her rites as Attis was, but they were also, like him, not actual priests in the first instance, but objects of worship in which a frenzied dance, with accompaniment of flute music, the beating of tambourines, the clashing of cymbals and castanets, wild cries and self-infliction of wounds - the whole culminating in a state of ecstasy and exhaustion - were the most prominent features.

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  • As the Romans learnt the use of the flute from the Etruscans, the fact of Minerva being the patron goddess of flute-players is in favour of her Etruscan origin, although it may merely be a reminiscence of the Greek story which attributed the invention of the flute to Athena.

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  • As priest, Eumolpus purifies Heracles from the murder of the Centaurs; as musician, he instructs him (as well as Linus and Orpheus) in playing the lyre, and is the reputed inventor of vocal accompaniments to the flute.

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  • The octave quint which stands on the former harmonic flute slide is the old fifteenth, with five extra pipes at the bottom.

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  • Virgin would have happily put out and raved about an album of Malaysian flute music if it meant financial gain.

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  • Joji 's concert programs also include Joji 's performances of shakuhachi flute and vocals of Japanese folk songs arranged by him.

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  • The first work, Fast Colors, is a dazzling virtuosic showpiece, scored for flute, clarinet, piano, violin and cello.

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  • On the return part of the parade, everybody in the Flute Band got a sombrero !

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  • What 's it like to carry a banner, toot a flute, or beat a big drum all the way to the field?

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  • On ' A Song For Jeffrey ' (3:18), a trilling flute and a bass background is joined by slide guitar.

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  • Mozart was popularly supposed to dislike the flute as an instrument, but you would never know it from this spirited and tuneful piece.

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  • Adding vibrato to a flute sound would be one example of it 's use - the harder you blow, the greater the intensity.

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  • For intermediate to advanced flute players, look for open-holed flutes with a low-B foot and a split E mechanism.

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  • Pour vodka into a Champagne flute and top with the Champagne.

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  • Place one teaspoon of sugar in a chilled Champagne flute with the bitters.

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  • Pour the ingredients into a chilled Champagne flute.

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  • Pour all the ingredients into a chilled Champagne flute and serve.

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  • Place the sugar cube in the bottom of the Champagne flute.

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  • Pour the orange juice into the Champagne flute.

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  • Pour the Absinthe into a champagne flute.

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  • However, on a young boy, the sweater vest brands a child for a future of flute recitals and plaid pajamas.

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  • A traditional Champagne flute best presents the wine when you serve it, allowing for the formation and release of bubbles as well as development of flavors and aromas.

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  • For New Year's Eve, there is no other picture-perfect symbol of the holiday than the tall flute of Champagne with the tiny bubbles rising to the top.

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  • He is the figure of a flute playing man with what looks like spikes for hair and always looks as though he is dancing.

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  • Flute of sparkling wine/Champagne - Champagne cocktails should always be served in a flute.

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  • Measure out about one and a half tablespoons of white peach puree and place it in the bottom of the flute.

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  • Add a few thinly sliced peaches to the glass for garnish and fill the rest of the flute with your sparkling wine or Prosecco.

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  • Champagne flute - A flute glass is tall, narrow and has a long stem.

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  • Trumpet flute - Much like the classic Champagne flute in design, except the bowl or globe is much more narrow at the bottom and wider at the top.

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  • The first tango music superstar was Juan "Pacho" Maglio, who played the music with a flute, violin, and guitar accompaniment.

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  • A champagne flute might make the perfect medium for a gold and bubbly looking gel candle to wish someone congratulations.

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  • You will enjoy the mysterious beauty and unique Buddhist culture of Tibet, including the Reed Flute Cave, Pujiang Cruise, the Potala Palace, the Jokhang Temple, Leshan Giant Budha and other great destinations.

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  • The clock's most attractive features are the ability to relax into sleep by choosing one of four fragrances (floral mix, jasmine, pink grapefruit, or chamomile) and three soundscapes that offer gentle chimes, flute music or a radio station.

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  • In addition to its mini sound system functions, this clock offers users a variety of alarm options including a buzzer, the radio, CD music, chimes, flute or gong.

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  • When you want a different sound to accompany your routine, bamboo flute yoga music is a good alternative.

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  • A flute is a versatile wind instrument with many shapes that produces a variety of sounds and is comprised of materials ranging from bamboo to glass.

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  • An end-blown version is the pan flute or the reed flute.

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  • Much of what might be considered bamboo flute yoga music may not be found in the typical yoga music rack at the store.

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  • The "flute diva" Wenz is a multi-dimensional performer who's produced a number of CDs featuring bamboo flute.

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  • If you enjoy Japanese music, then you'll love the sounds produced by those skilled with the Shakuhachi bamboo flute.

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  • This music distributor has an extensive catalog of music, including tunes for energetic yoga, instrumentals for healing, meditation, world music, and bamboo flute.

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  • Featured flute artists include the renowned Devakant and Suskera.

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  • If you'd like to create more personal bamboo flute yoga music, take some lessons from Erik the Flutemaker.

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  • Some may choose their favorite crystal or a stunning champagne flute.

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  • Written Melodies - They have unlimited sheet music for piano, organ, violin, cello, guitar, and flute.

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  • Works like The Magic Flute and the Clarinet Concerto K 662 were written during this arduous time period.

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  • These fairies aren't flute playing or peace loving little beings but carry weapons and are more vicious and mischievous.

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  • For example the Ressikan flute played by Jean Luc Picard in three episodes of TNG sold for $48,000 at the 40th Anniversary Star Trek auction.

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  • There is also a clip of Picard playing the flute and Data's lifeform song.

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  • A clearinghouse for all types of bamboo flute music, this website demonstrates the wide versatility of the instrument.

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  • At New Earth, you'll find bamboo flute yoga music as well as layered instrumental and vocal compositions from a wide collective of artists.

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  • Popular selections for bamboo flute include Yoga Ragas and Deuter.

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