Origin of musical
Can be confusedmusical musicale
Examples from the Web for musical
He was treated like an immigrant, working for minimum wage, missing his family and having to move on from his musical career.
Her very first performance onstage came at the age of 4, when she cameoed as a dancing flower in the musical Bye Bye Birdie.
Her mother had a musical theater background, so Malone grew up backstage, watching productions come to fruition.
I heard that at one point you were trying to put together a Batman musical on Broadway.Tim Burton Talks ‘Big Eyes,’ His Taste For the Macabre, and the ‘Beetlejuice’ Sequel|Marlow Stern|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The cultural weather was particularly clement for musical theater writers during this period.
It could convey so much, could be so tender and beseeching, so charged with deepest sadness, so musical always.Jan and Her Job|L. Allen Harker
So the adaptation of new words and accompaniment to an old air is a musical composition entitled to protection.
Of all the musical plays that he produced, this was perhaps his favorite.Charles Frohman: Manager and Man|Isaac Frederick Marcosson and Daniel Frohman
Pythagoras reduced the musical scale to a mathematical science.Little Journeys To The Homes Of Great Teachers|Elbert Hubbard
My musical education, in spite of the limitations of opportunity just mentioned, was the best that the time could afford.Reminiscences, 1819-1899|Julia Ward Howe.
British Dictionary definitions for musical
Derived Formsmusically, adverbmusicalness or musicality, noun
Culture definitions for musical
A play or film that contains musical numbers. Musicals can be comedic (see musical comedy) or serious in tone, such as Porgy and Bess.