musicianship musicianship  /mju ˈzɪ ʃən ʃɪp/

Definition(s):

  • (n) artistry in performing music

Usage(s):

  1. Now Maggie Teyte will see whether her studied musicianship will stand her in as good stead as once her pretty legs and elfish personality did.
  2. Although the lyrics were in Spanish, his musicianship on guitar was universal and very powerful.
  3. But passion for Zeppelin's fierce rhythm and blues and accomplished musicianship endures.

News

  1. Day recognized for musicianship

    Andrea Day, a seventh-grade student at Foothills Middle School, was recognized for her “outstanding musicianship” during the John Moawad Jazz festival at Central Washington University last month. Day, the daughter of Jack and Lisa Day of Wenatchee, was featured as a flugelhorn soloist on the jazz ballad “As If to Say Goodbye” with the Foothills Middle School advanced jazz band at the competition ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Wenatchee World

  2. James Lee Stanley's concert is canceled

    I met James Lee Stanley playing at a folk music festival in New Jersey. Three weeks later I went to one of his concerts at a wonderful venue in New York called The Towne Crier. I was blown away by James’s musicianship.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Islands' Sounder

  3. String - Group Instruction - Group String Bass - Group String Bass -Sat 12:30

    Group lessons are an excellent alternative for students who enjoy learning in a group setting or who do not yet have the concentration necessary for a individual lesson. Those interested in taking group lessons should register early so they can be matched with other interested students. Students taking group lessons pay reduced tuition for the recommended musicianship lab, theory, composition ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

Quotes

  1. In a statement released Tuesday by his publicist, Aykroyd said, "No one has ever integrated music, musicianship, dance and showmanship so effectively as did JB Every rap, hip-hop, house, soul, R&B, rock and pop artist practicing today has been...
    on Dec 26, 2006 By: Dan Aykroyd Source: Forbes

  2. Choreographer Arlene Phillips said: "Queen music lives for ever. You love the music, you love Freddie Mercury's voice, he had the most unusual voice. The musicianship, it's legendary music and I love working to it."
    on Mar 25, 2009 By: Arlene Phillips Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  3. "Rock and Roll Famine:I know it might sound crazy, but there is a massive shortage of rock and roll on this planet," says Bettencourt. "It's almost extinct. I mean the true spirit of quality rock and roll-you know, Musicianship, when you...
    on Nov 26, 2007 By: Nuno Bettencourt Source: antiMUSIC.com

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