“I had already achieved my childhood dream,” he says of his success in music; it was time to do something different.
Keith Richards is most famous for his music and one-time drug use.
The band is well aware of this, and of how changing dynamics affected the music.
But the music, these days, is really more of a backdrop when it comes to Coachella.
I gotta say—I think this past year was pretty bad for music.
Of all the arts it was music that cast over Lilla the strongest spell.
The D scale, laboriously achieved, floated in from the music room.
Tedcastle bows involuntarily to the great teacher and master of music.
The first music (so to call it) that I heard was from a blind fiddler that came to us.
When it entered, the drum beat a Saracen rhythm and there was music again.
mid-13c., musike, from Old French musique (12c.) and directly from Latin musica "the art of music," also including poetry (also source of Spanish musica, Italian musica, Old High German mosica, German Musik, Dutch muziek, Danish musik), from Greek mousike (techne) "(art) of the Muses," from fem. of mousikos "pertaining to the Muses," from Mousa "Muse" (see muse (n.)). Modern spelling from 1630s. In classical Greece, any art in which the Muses presided, but especially music and lyric poetry.
The use of letters to denote music notes is probably at least as old as ancient Greece, as their numbering system was ill-suited to the job. Natural scales begin at C (not A) because in ancient times the minor mode was more often used than the major one, and the natural minor scale begins at A.
Music box is from 1773, originally "barrel organ;" music hall is from 1842, especially "hall licensed for musical entertainment" (1857). To face the music "accept the consequences" is from 1850; the exact image is uncertain, one theory ties it to stage performers, another to cavalry horses having to be taught to stay calm while the regimental band plays. To make (beautiful) music with someone "have sexual intercourse" is from 1967.