timbre timbre  /ˈtɪm bər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) (music) the distinctive property of a complex sound (a voice or noise or musical sound)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Clear and penetrating, it has a brilliant, metallic timbre and yet remains warm, with a gorgeous romantic sheen.
  2. But they ignored the timbre of the transformation, the way in which Western culture was morphed by contact with the East.
  3. When he retired only five weeks ago as the winningest college coach of all, the gentle testimonials from North and South had the unintended timbre of eulogies.

News

  1. Early Childhood Classes - Musikgarten - Musikgarten: Cycle/Seasons- Thurs 10:30(Session I)

    MUSIKGARTEN: CYCLE OF SEASONS (Ages 3 to 5 with parent/caregiver) Cycle of Seasons promotes musical as well as overall development and includes singing, rhythm, beat activities, movement exploration, listening, creating, playing instruments and listening to poems and stories. Musical concepts such as rhythmic and melodic patterns, tempo, dynamics and timbre are introduced and explored. Families ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  2. Early Childhood Classes - Musikgarten - Musikgarten: Cycle/Seasons- Sat 10:30 (Session I)

    MUSIKGARTEN: CYCLE OF SEASONS (Ages 3 to 5 with parent/caregiver) Cycle of Seasons promotes musical as well as overall development and includes singing, rhythm, beat activities, movement exploration, listening, creating, playing instruments and listening to poems and stories. Musical concepts such as rhythmic and melodic patterns, tempo, dynamics and timbre are introduced and explored. Families ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  3. This Handsome Passive Speaker Is Down to Party Anywhere

    It's late afternoon on a Friday, which means we're all thinking about our weekend plans. That might mean a party, but what's a party without a little music? The attractive Timbre Amplifier is just the ticket for your shindig's soundtrack, and you don't have to worry about charging it. Read more...        
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Gizmodo

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Quotes

  • "I always admired the God-given glory of his voice _ that unmistakable special timbre from the bottom up to the very top of the tenor range," Domingo said in a statement from Los Angeles.
    on Sep 5, 2007 By: Placido Domingo Source: Washington Post

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