Definition of Symphonies

1. Noun. (plural of symphony) ¹



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Definition of Symphonies

1. symphony [n] - See also: symphony

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Symphonies

sympatrically
sympatries
sympatry
sympetalies
sympetalous
sympetaly
symphile
symphiles
symphilid
symphily
symphonic
symphonic music
symphonic poem
symphonic poems
symphonically
symphonies (current term)
symphoniette
symphonious
symphoniously
symphoniousness
symphonise
symphonist
symphonists
symphonize
symphonized
symphonizes
symphonizing
symphony
symphony-orchestra
symphony orchestra

Literary usage of Symphonies

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1. Some Musicians of Former Days by Romain Rolland (1915)
"Besides that, they also include little symphonies, marches, and processions. LULLY S symphonies Lully's symphonies seem to us to-day the least interesting ..."

2. Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians by George Grove (1908)
"The scheme for the season of 1907-8 consisted of ten concerts, at which symphonies by Haydn, Beethoven, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, ..."

3. Biographical Dictionary of Musicians: With a Bibliography of English by James Duff Brown (1886)
"Select Collection of Original Irish Airs, united to Characteristic English Poetry, with symphonies and Accompaniments for the Pianoforte, Violin, ..."

4. Famous Composers and Their Works by John Knowles Paine, Theodore Thomas, Karl Klauser (1891)
"For his first, second and fourth symphonies he received no cash payment ; for the third (" Im ... He continued his labors in composition, his symphonies ..."

5. The Appreciation of Music by Thomas Whitney Surette, Daniel Gregory Mason (1907)
"THE SLOW MOVEMENTS OF BEETHOVEN'S EARLY symphonies. The early sonatas and symphonies of Beethoven are largely constructed on the old model. ..."

6. The Appreciation of Music by Thomas Whitney Surette, Daniel Gregory Mason (1907)
"THE SLOW MOVEMENTS OF BEETHOVEN'S EARLY symphonies. The early sonatas and symphonies of Beethoven are largely constructed on the old model. ..."

7. The Appreciation of Music by Daniel Gregory Mason, Thomas Whitney Surette (1907)
"... a fascinating study to trace out how he gradually advanced in the power to utilize all these possibilities. III. THE SCHERZOS OF BEETHOVEN'S symphonies. ..."

8. Some Musicians of Former Days by Romain Rolland (1915)
"Besides that, they also include little symphonies, marches, and processions. LULLY S symphonies Lully's symphonies seem to us to-day the least interesting ..."

9. Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians by George Grove (1908)
"The scheme for the season of 1907-8 consisted of ten concerts, at which symphonies by Haydn, Beethoven, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, ..."

10. Biographical Dictionary of Musicians: With a Bibliography of English by James Duff Brown (1886)
"Select Collection of Original Irish Airs, united to Characteristic English Poetry, with symphonies and Accompaniments for the Pianoforte, Violin, ..."

11. Famous Composers and Their Works by John Knowles Paine, Theodore Thomas, Karl Klauser (1891)
"For his first, second and fourth symphonies he received no cash payment ; for the third (" Im ... He continued his labors in composition, his symphonies ..."

12. The Appreciation of Music by Thomas Whitney Surette, Daniel Gregory Mason (1907)
"THE SLOW MOVEMENTS OF BEETHOVEN'S EARLY symphonies. The early sonatas and symphonies of Beethoven are largely constructed on the old model. ..."

13. The Appreciation of Music by Thomas Whitney Surette, Daniel Gregory Mason (1907)
"THE SLOW MOVEMENTS OF BEETHOVEN'S EARLY symphonies. The early sonatas and symphonies of Beethoven are largely constructed on the old model. ..."

14. The Appreciation of Music by Daniel Gregory Mason, Thomas Whitney Surette (1907)
"... a fascinating study to trace out how he gradually advanced in the power to utilize all these possibilities. III. THE SCHERZOS OF BEETHOVEN'S symphonies. ..."

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