Set-to-music Sentence Examples
Cecilia, whose musical fame rests on a passing notice in her legend that she praised God by instrumental as well as vocal music, has inspired many a masterpiece in art, including the Raphael at Bologna, the Rubens in Berlin, the Domenichino in Paris, and in literature, where she is commemorated especially by Chaucer's "Seconde Nonnes Tale," and by Dryden's famous ode, set to music by Handel in 1736, and later by Sir Hubert Parry (1889).
Rouget de Lisle wrote a few other songs of the same kind, and in 1825 he published Chants frangais, in which he set to music fifty songs by various authors.
Wagner's choice of subjects had from the outset shown an imagination far above that of any earlier librettist; yet he had begun with stories which could attract ordinary minds, as he dismally realized when the libretto of Der fliegende Hollander so pleased the Parisian wire-pullers that it was promptly set to music by one of their friends.
This song, set to music by Auber, was on the lips of every Frenchman, and rivalled in popularity the Marseillaise.
Some of the popular songs set to music by him became known as Giustiniani.Advertisement
According to Ephraim's biographer, his main motive for providing these hymns set to music was his desire to counteract the baneful effects produced by the heretical hymns of Bardaisan and his son Harmonius, which had enjoyed popularity and been sung among the Edessenes for a century and a half.
He also published a collection of Christmas carols, set to music by himself; these are still sung by boys on Christmas night.
A drama in verse by Jules Barbier was set to music by C. Gounod (1873).
The most prominent figure is that of the scholar and linguist Constantin Konaki (1777-1849), who might be termed the Rumanian Longfellow for the facility and felicity of his translations from Western poetry and for his short poems, easily set to music and very popular.
Only it's not set to music.Advertisement
Bratz Ice Champion Game - Create your own routine set to music.
The owner's memories are set to music to create a record of the time spent with the pet.
If you're having trouble finding the perfect poem, keep in mind that songs are merely poetry set to music.
Running and other high intensity activities are effective when set to music between 140 and 160 beats per minute.
Color Guard choreography includes elements of precision and creativity that tell a story with athletic beauty and grace which is set to music.Advertisement