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Usage examples for orchestral

  1. There are some good voices in the choir to- day, but the orchestral accompaniment is unusually slight. – The Complete Works of Artemus Ward, Part 4 by Charles Farrar Browne
  2. The viola was then one of the most neglected orchestral instruments, and we must form but a slight estimate of Beethoven's achievements upon it. – Beethoven: A Memoir (2nd Ed.) by Elliott Graeme
  3. Shaking the spray out of her eyes, her hair, she emerged to a grand orchestral flare. – Every Soul Hath Its Song by Fannie Hurst
  4. If an amateur loser does not softly curse, there is no orchestral support. – Last Words by Stephen Crane
  5. Let us observe him as a conductor of orchestral concerts. – On Conducting (Ueber das Dirigiren): A Treatise on Style in the Execution of Classical Music by Richard Wagner (translated by Edward Dannreuther)
  6. You could not convert any man to the love of orchestral music by any such process. – The Church and Modern Life by Washington Gladden
  7. He arranged a full orchestral rehearsal and Jenny sang in the salon of the Grand Opera, the three great scenes from Robert le Diable, Norma and Der Freischutz so successfully that the young singer returned to her native city a new creature, at last assured of her genius and of her ability to use it rightly, and thrilled with joy at the knowledge of her power. – Ten Girls from History by Kate Dickinson Sweetser
  8. Looking back upon my earliest youth I remember to have had unpleasant impressions from performances of classical orchestral music. – On Conducting (Ueber das Dirigiren): A Treatise on Style in the Execution of Classical Music by Richard Wagner (translated by Edward Dannreuther)
  9. It was large and well lighted, with a gallery all round it and an orchestral platform at one end. – Saunterings by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009
  10. Tavary and Signor Campanini, and Mr. Damrosch, not having the orchestral parts, played the accompaniments upon a pianoforte. – A Second Book of Operas by Henry Edward Krehbiel
  11. " Feeling"- Conception- Essentials of a " Fine" Delivery- Orchestral Playing. – Antonio Stradivari by Horace William Petherick
  12. The " Italian Symphony," something of Glinka's, one of Anton Rubinstein's short orchestral commonplaces, were played with the usual brilliant finish. – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter
  13. Imagine me, a fervid worshipper of Beethoven, rushing in the crowd to hear a symphony wherein, with all orchestral force, the old song, L- a- w, Law, was banged into my ears. – Early Letters of George Wm. Curtis by G. W. Curtis, ed. George Willis Cooke
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