III. ORGANIC MATTER
2. Sensation; special sensation; sound; musical sounds
Musician. [Performance of Music]
[Nouns] musician, artiste, performer, player, minstrel; bard (poet) [more]; accompanist, accordionist, instrumentalist, organist, pianist, violinist, flautist; harper, fiddler, fifer, trumpeter, piper, drummer; catgut scraper.
band, orchestra, waits.
vocalist, melodist; singer, warbler; songster, chaunter, chauntress, songstress; cantatrice.
choir, quire, chorister; chorus, chorus singer; liedertafel.
nightingale, philomel, thrush; siren; bulbul, mavis; Pierides; sacred nine; Orpheus, Apollo, the Muses, Erato, Euterpe, Terpsichore; tuneful nine, tuneful quire.
performance, execution, touch, expression, solmization.
[Verbs] play, pipe, strike up, sweep the chords, tweedle, fiddle; strike the lyre, beat the drum; blow the horn, sound the horn, wind the horn; doodle; grind the organ; touch the guitar (instruments) [more]; thrum, strum, beat time.
execute, perform; accompany; sing a second, play a second; compose, set to music, arrange.
sing, chaunt, chant, hum, warble, carol, chirp, chirrup, lilt, purl, quaver, trill, shake, twitter, whistle; sol-fa; intone.
have an ear for music, have a musical ear, have a correct ear.
[Adverbs] adagio, andante (music) [more].