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  1. Music - Wikipedia

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    Sep 09, 2020 · Music is an art form, and cultural activity, whose medium is sound. General definitions of music include common elements such as pitch (which governs melody and harmony), rhythm (and its associated concepts tempo, meter, and articulation), dynamics (loudness and softness), and the sonic qualities of timbre and texture (which are sometimes termed the "color" of a musical sound).

    • Sound, silence, time
    • Paleolithic era
    • Various
  2. Organ - Wikipedia

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    Sep 11, 2020 · Organ, a 1996 Japanese film about organ thieves; The Organ, a 1965 Slovak film; Periodicals. Organ, any official periodical (i.e., magazine, newsletter, or similar publication) of an organization; Organ, a UK music magazine run by Organart; The Organ, an underground newspaper published in San Francisco

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  4. Pipe organ - Wikipedia

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    Sep 13, 2020 · The development of symphonic organ music continued with Louis Vierne and Charles Tournemire. Widor and Vierne wrote large-scale, multi-movement works called organ symphonies that exploited the full possibilities of the symphonic organ.

    • Organ, church organ
  5. Theatre organ - Wikipedia

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    A theatre organ (also known as a theater organ, or [especially in the U.K.] a cinema organ) is a distinct type of pipe organ originally developed to provide music and sound effects to accompany silent films during the first 3 decades of the 20th century.

  6. List of organ compositions by Johann Sebastian Bach - Wikipedia

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    Sep 07, 2020 · The Organ Music of J.S. Bach (2nd edition). Cambridge University Press, 2003. Cambridge University Press, 2003. ISBN 0-521-89115-9 , ISBN 978-0-521-89115-8

  7. Charles-Marie Widor - Wikipedia

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    Sep 12, 2020 · The organ symphonies are his most significant contribution to the organ repertoire. It is unusual for a work written for one instrument to be assigned the term "symphony". However, Widor was at the forefront of a revival in French organ music, which utilized a new organ design pioneered by Aristide Cavaillé-Coll that was "symphonic" in style ...

  8. List of pipe organs - Wikipedia

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    Sep 12, 2020 · The largest full mechanical organ in Europe is the main organ of the Grote of Sint-Laurenskerk Rotterdam (Netherlands) it has 85 stops and more than 7600 pipes and was built by Marcussen & Søn. The Curtis Organ installed in Irvine Auditorium at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia was built for the Sesquicentennial Exposition in ...

  9. Sheet music - Wikipedia

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    Sep 10, 2020 · Classical musicians playing orchestral works, chamber music, sonatas and singing choral works ordinarily have the sheet music in front of them on a music stand when performing (or held in front of them in a music folder, in the case of a choir), with the exception of solo instrumental performances of solo pieces, concertos, or solo vocal pieces (art song, opera arias, etc.), where memorization ...

  10. organ - Wiktionary

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    Etymology

    From Middle English organe, from Old French organe, from Latin organum, from Ancient Greek ὄργανον (órganon, “an instrument, implement, tool, also an organ of sense or apprehension, an organ of the body, also a musical instrument, an organ”), from Proto-Indo-European *werǵ-. Doublet of orgue.

    Pronunciation

    1. (General American) IPA(key): /ˈɔɹ.ɡən/ 2. (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈɔː.ɡən/ 3. Rhymes: -ɔː(ɹ)ɡən 4. Hyphenation: or‧gan

    Noun

    organ (plural organs) 1. A larger part of an organism, composed of tissues that perform similar functions.quotations ▼ 1.1. 2018, Sandeep Jauhar, Heart: a History, →ISBN, page 98: 1.1.1. No matter the extraordinary progress that has been made in heart surgery over the past century, the heart remains a vulnerable organ. 2. (by extension) A body of an organizationdedicated to the performing of certain functions. 3. (music) A musical instrument that has multiple pipes which play when a key is pr...

    Noun

    organ (plural organs) 1. Alternative form of organe

    References

    1. “organ(e (n.)” in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2018-04-02.

    Etymology

    From Latin organum, a borrowing from Ancient Greek ὄργανον (órganon),

    Noun

    organ n (definite singular organet, indefinite plural organ or organer, definite plural organa or organene) 1. (anatomy, biology) an organ 2. an organ (publication which represents an organisation) 3. a body (e.g. an advisory body)

    See also

    1. orgel (musical instrument)

    Etymology

    From Ancient Greek ὄργανον (órganon), via Latin organum

    Noun

    organ n (definite singular organet, indefinite plural organ, definite plural organa) 1. (anatomy, biology) an organ 2. an organ (publication which represents an organisation) 3. a body (e.g. an advisory body)

    See also

    1. orgel (musical instrument)

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): /ˈɔr.ɡan/

    Noun

    organ m inan 1. organ, part of an organism 2. (by extension)unit of government dedicated to a specific function 3. (politics) organ, official publication of a politicalorganization

    Etymology

    From Byzantine Greek ὄργανος (órganos), from Ancient Greek ὄργανον (órganon), partly through the intermediate of Slavic *orъganъ. Some senses also based on French orgue (cf. orgă), Italian organum, Italian organo.

    Noun

    organ n (plural organe) 1. organ (part of organism) 2. (archaic) organ (musical instrument)

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): /ǒrɡaːn/ 2. Hyphenation: or‧gan

    Noun

    òrgān m (Cyrillic spelling о̀рга̄н) 1. organ(part of an organism)

    Noun

    organ n 1. (anatomy) an organ(a part of the body) 2. (dated) a voice (of a singer or actor) 2.1. Hon förenade med ett utmärkt teateryttre en hög grad af intelligens, en ypperlig organ och en förträfflig deklamationskonst 2.1.1. She combined with excellent theatrical looks a high degree of intelligence, an extraordinary voice and a splendid mastery of declamation 3. an organ; a newspaper(of an organization, i.e. its voice)

    Anagrams

    1. argon

  11. Sep 02, 2020 · Music is a form of art that uses sound organised in time. Music is also a form of entertainment that puts sounds together in a way that people like, find interesting or dance to. Most music includes people singing with their voices or playing musical instruments, such as the piano, guitar, drums or violin.