I think you remember Mr. Chamberlin, the "Listener" in the Boston Transcript.
Apocrypha; but many more are due perhaps to misconceptions such as only a listener (not the reader of a book) could fall into.
After this the aria "Et in spiritum sanctum," in which the next dogmatic clauses are enshrined like relics in a casket, furnishes a beautiful decorative design on which the listener can repose his mind; and then comes the voluminous ecclesiastical fugue, Confiteor unum baptisma, leading, as through the door and world-wide spaces of the Catholic Church, to that veil which is not all darkness to the eye of faith.
It has, in general, been greatly shortened, and the ordinary sermon of to-day is no longer an elaborate piece of carefully balanced and ornamental literary architecture, but a very simple and brief homily, not occupying the listener for more than some ten minutes in the course of an elaborate service.
Complaints against oppression found in him a ready listener, and many unlawfully acquired possessions were restored to the legal owners, for instance, to the descendants of Ali and Talha.
the listener must answer, "I have no power nor strength but from God the most High and Great."
4, is already in a style which not even the most casual listener could mistake for anything orchestral.
In 1848 he retired to Macon; but there, as in Paris, he was the centre of a brilliant circle, for he was a wonderful causeur, and an equally good listener, and had many interesting experiences to recall.
He adlibbed a ridiculous story of wanting do a magazine piece on Shipton and began to flatter the listener, saying he was recommended as a prime source of accurate information.
With the growing certainty of touch a stiffness of movement appears which gradually disturbs the listener who can appreciate freedom, whether in the classical forms which Wagner has now abolished, or in the majestic flow of Wagner's later style.
at the distance of the listener, and thence from the energy in a wave, found above, to determine the amplitude.
Born In 1784, And Brought Up Among Reminiscent Eye Witnesses Of The Old Regime, He Was An Eager Listener, With A Wonderful4 Memory And Whole Hearted Pride In The Glories Of His Race And Family, A Kindly Seigneur, Who Loved And 'Was Loved By All His Censitaires, A Keen Observer Of Many Changing Systems, Down, To The Final Confederation Of 1867, And A Man Who Had Felt' Both Extremes Of Fortune (Memoires, 1866).
In public he was of magnificent bearing, possessing the true oratorical temperament, the nervous exaltation that makes the orator feel and appear a superior being, transfusing his thought, passion and will into the mind and heart of the listener; but his imagination frequently ran away with his understanding, while his imperious temper and ardent combativeness hurried him and his party into disadvantageous positions.
A lesson in geometry, given by Ostilio Ricci to the pages of the grand-ducal court, chanced, tradition avers, to have Galileo for an unseen listener; his attention was riveted, his dormant genius was roused, and he threw all his energies into the new pursuit thus unexpectedly presented to him.
His favorite occupation when not playing boston, a card game he was very fond of, was that of listener, especially when he succeeded in setting two loquacious talkers at one another.
To be a good teller, you need to be a good listener.
Its harmonic style is, except in the Grail music, even more abstruse than in Tristan; and the intense quiet of the action is far removed from the forces which in that tumultuous tragedy carry the listener through every difficulty.
The first-named expounds the views of the author; the second is an eager and intelligent listener; the third represents a well-meaning but obtuse Peripatetic, whom the others treat at times with undisguised contempt.
The greater richness of tone of the modern pianoforte is a better compensation for any bareness that may be imputed to pure two-part or three-part writing than a filling out which deprives the listener of the power to follow the essential lines of the music. The same holds good, though in a lesser degree, of the resources of the harpsichord in respect of octavestrings.
lures the listener into a comfortable aural space.
It is important to be a good listener and show empathy with the individual's situation.
Fox uses material ' so artless ' that the listener can hear each tone and how they are disposed.
attentive listener to such thoughts may be what is required most.
captivated the listener, the theologically intricate lyrics communicated solid biblical truths.
declamatory vocals may not be to every listener's taste.
To register a listener, include a deployment descriptor for the listener class in the configuration file of the context.
The interaction between music and the listener is an involved one, whereby the listener becomes empathetic to the sounds he is hearing.
enlighten the listener via the mystical voodoo telepathic power of the CD in a stereo.
envelop the listener throughout.
euphonium playing, whilst the festivities whisk the listener along when they get underway.
horizontal plane, three squares away starting directly to the left of the listener.
hypnotherapy techniques to help guide the listener in to a deep relaxing sleep.
Features two 27 minute hypnotherapy sessions containing: A pleasant voice guiding the listener into a completely relaxed state of mind & body.
imagination of the listener ranging from soft-rock to ballads.
Without a spirit of childhood in the listener, the music of the Catalan Federico Mompou can seem almost infantile.
motoric activity and perceived music is powerful in producing responsive movement in the listener.
perceived by the listener.
The sound rotates in the horizontal plane, three squares away starting directly to the left of the listener.
By the end of the call either this listener will be registered with a currently prevailing hub, or an exception will be thrown.
This is equally true of The State of Moksha, which also settles upon the listener like an evening raga.
regales the listener with his swaggering, slinky style.
reminds the listener of Mahler and the sounds can be quite striking and modern.
rotates in the horizontal plane, three squares away starting directly to the left of the listener.
And we set up a listener to detect ' window closing ' events and perform a graceful shutdown.
sympathetic listener to share any problem, no matter how large or small.
Then the person talking should tell the listener how he or she found the listener.
throbbing rhythms, it attacks the listener with stealth and force.
The vocal lead will send tingles up the spine or raise the hair on the arms of even the most insensitive listener.
void addPropertyChangeListener (PropertyChangeListener listener) Register a listener for the PropertyChange event.
Presumably all of this is meant to enlighten the listener via the mystical voodoo telepathic power of the CD in a stereo.
But the mere tone-colours of that scene are enough to make a casual listener imagine that he is dealing with the true Wagner: the variety of tone never fails, and depends on no immoderate paraphernalia; for, farreaching as are the results of the systematic increase of the classical pairs of wind-instruments to groups of three, this is a very modest reform compared to the banausic " extra attractions " of every new production of Meyerbeer's.
In spite of the necessary allusions to the ominous theme of the curse, which would give any less great composer ample excuse for succumbing to the listener's sense of impending doom, Wagner's music speaks to us through the child-minds of the Rhine-daughters and terrifies us with the ruthless calm of Nature.
His object was not to dazzle by a conformity with the artificial rules of oratory, but to move the soul of the listener by a direct appeal to his conscience.
He advanced to the arm-chair prepared for him in the centre of the writing-table, laid his hat on the left-hand corner; his snuff-box was deposited on the same side beside the quire of paper placed in readiness for his use, and dipping the pen twice into the ink-bottle, then bringing it to within an inch of his nose to make sure it was properly filled, he broke silence: ` We have said that the chord AB,' &c. For three-quarters of an hour he continued his demonstration, making short notes as he went on, to guide the listener in repeating the problem alone; then, taking up another cahier which lay beside him, he went over the written repetition of the former lesson.
Mr Earle's listener on these occasions confesses that he heard with a doubting mind, and that belief in what he heard still keeps company with Mahomet's coffin.
Osunlade does n't disappoint as he regales the listener with his swaggering, slinky style.
The extreme use of parody and irony reminds the listener of Mahler and the sounds can be quite striking and modern.
The listener deserves time to hear Bach 's harmonic subtleties.
It is there to provide a sympathetic listener to share any problem, no matter how large or small.
Powered by big drum sounds, surging phrases, and throbbing rhythms, it attacks the listener with stealth and force.
Method Summary void addPropertyChangeListener (PropertyChangeListener listener) Register a listener for the PropertyChange event.
If you're a new couple and she's told you her favorite flower, you can demonstrate what a good listener you are by sending an arrangement with those as a focal point.
Whether you are a casual listener or heavy partier, there is a perfect audio system for you.
The result is a child who is a better listener, both in conversation and in other contexts.
When choosing relaxation as a goal, the CD has to appeal to the listener on a visceral level.
Make sure your teen knows that he or she always has a willing listener in you and that you'll listen without judging harshly or condemning them for coming to you.
Libraries: TDI puts pooches in libraries to give children a non-judgmental listener to read to.
However, fans should remember that the best part of the song is the emotional impact that the lyrics have on both performer and listener alike.
This may or may not be an issue, depending on the type of music listener you are.
The baby's cry is disturbing, even ear-piercing, loud enough to catch the caregiver's attention but not so disturbing as to make the listener want to avoid the sound altogether.
Third, the cry can be personalized as both the sender and the listener learn ways to make the signal more precise.
This bugle call has tremendous potential to create an emotional response from the listener any time it is played.
From a blessing for the Christmas tree to prayers to say before opening gifts, these prayers remind the listener of the meaning in the season and to be thankful for God's blessings.
The listener should know you realize how ridiculous you sound.
The majority use sexual innuendo to make their point and some are downright blunt, propositioning the listener for sex in no uncertain terms.
I am a confident and capable woman, but a good listener as well as a good nurturer.
Let her know that you realize you were not a good listener and you need to improve.
By being a careful listener, you will have much greater odds of learning the intricate nature of her character and in doing so, your odds of falling in love (and her falling in love with you) will grow astronomically.
Being a good listener doesn't mean you have to just sit and listen, nodding and smiling when appropriate.
Plus, if you're really paying attention to what she's saying, you'll not only make it obvious that you're a great listener, but you'll be too engaged to feel nervous.
The "something nice" is often tied into being a good listener.
If you want to take part in a deeply loving relationship, be a listener.
Be an active listener as you work with your child.
Good categorization helps the music, because it helps link the music to the listener.
For example, an individual on the spectrum may talk incessantly about a topic of interest without recognizing the subtle social cues that the listener has no interest in the topic.
For example, you might be a passionate leader, a caring and intuitive listener, or a dynamic and creative motivator.
There are usually eight listener calls covered in each show.
A beautiful cheerleader is a good listener to her fellow squad members.
Click on the "Subscribe" button to become a regular listener.
They were merely what they were, and still are today: a revolutionary sound that is unmistakable when heard by even the most casual of listener.
Too many genres are mashed into this confused sound, making it difficult for the listener to grasp what is more important - the message, the noise, the overly-dramatic voice inflection or the image.
A fresh sound with provocative influences that does not beg the listener to pay attention makes this band something to look out for in the not too distant future.
What about popular opinion, the feelings of the average listener?
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You can dip in as a passive listener at any time, but you are at the mercy of the playlists created by the site owners and members.
Although the subject matter of the song had been covered before in rap music, it marked the first time a rap song was created in a way to make the listener focus on those lyrics.
Easy Access to Information - A podcast is essentially a radio or television show packaged into a content form that contains specific information that the listener requested and is interested in hearing.
This is good for the podcast producer because there's no doubt that the audience is receptive, and it's ideal for the listener because the content is tailored exactly to specific interests.
A gift from his Dad, Ed had always been a good friend and listener.
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