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noun as in person who performs music

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Artists like Mick Jagger and Van Morrison obsessively revered and imitated African-American blues and rock musicians.

Forget everything you assumed about the lives of classic musicians.

Who can blame musicians for seeking a larger crossover audience?

One week of salaries for four musicians and two crew members (front of house engineer and tour manager) cost us $8794.

The point of publishing all the scary stats is not to dissuade people from being professional musicians.

At the close of the reception a band of Philippine musicians played a selection of graceful airs of their native isles.

The part-time musicians had disappeared for a few hours of sleep before their usual jobs.

At Votinsk there were no musicians, with the exception of a few indifferent amateur pianists.

The musicians, of course, were profoundly ignorant of the names or significance of the melodies they had been taught to play.

Although many British actors and musicians were participants in this theater, it often suffered from financial stress.


On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to musicians, such as: conductor, artist, virtuoso, player, composer, and entertainer.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.