harmonium harmonium  /hɑr ˈmoʊ ni əm/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a free-reed instrument in which air is forced through the reeds by bellows

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Usage(s):

  1. All over the Far East, 19th century Christian missionaries tried to win the heathen with the hymn-huffing harmonium.
  2. Zar Wali smiles broadly as he begins to play the harmonium.
  3. For Ripley, Damon spent a month learning to play the piano and perfected Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring on the harmonium for a scene he knew would be cut from the movie.

News

  • Harmonium to perform concert before tour of Greece and Turkey

    MADISON - Just before departing on a concert tour of Greece and Turkey, artistic director Anne J. Matlack of Madison and 37 singers in the Harmonium Choral Society will present a "Bon Voyage" concert
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Madison Eagle

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Quotes

  1. "We were told that in the middle of the night he was sitting in the next room and playing a harmonium in Kodaikanal where he had gone for his honeymoon. Such was his dedication," Rahman said.
    on Feb 23, 2009 By: AR Rahman Source: Hindu

  2. "Sinha was an expert critic of music. He knew how to play musical instruments like harmonium and tanpura. He used to spend hours at my residence listening to my songs. He even dropped in at my functions whenever possible," Chakraborty said.
    on Jan 15, 2009 By: Chakraborty Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

  3. "I bought a harmonium almost entirely as an homage to Nico," Thorn says.
    on Mar 20, 2007 By: Tracey Thorn Source: Malaysia Star

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