head arrangement


noun Jazz, Popular Music.

a roughly outlined musical arrangement that is played from memory and is often learned by ear.

Origin of head arrangement

First recorded in 1945–50
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British Dictionary definitions for head arrangement

head arrangement

noun

jazz a spontaneous orchestration
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