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What is Music?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by b0nes83, Nov 9, 2001.


  1. b0nes83

    b0nes83

    Dec 14, 2000
    well...im not trying to start a hate thread. So tell me..What is Music?
     
  2. The art of arranging sounds in time so as to produce a continuous, unified and evocative composition, as through melody, harmony, tmbre, and rhythm. duh:rolleyes:
     
  3. Gabu

    Gabu

    Jan 2, 2001
    Lake Elsinore, CA
    Liquid Emotion that you drink with your ears. :)
     
  4. snyderz

    snyderz

    Aug 20, 2000
    AZ mountains
    Music is in the ears of the beholder.
    Doc
     
  5. Carolyn

    Carolyn

    Jun 18, 2001
    Newcastle UK
    Thats sooooo true.I have to agree that I 'feel' music...

    cx
     
  6. RAM

    RAM

    May 10, 2000
    Chicago, IL
    Sound in measured time.
     
  7. A series of amplified vibrations, which disturb air molecules, which move the eardrums of a human being, which is then converted into cultural and sociological meaning by the human brain.
     
  8. cassanova

    cassanova

    Sep 4, 2000
    Florida
    music-N 1the art of making sounds that are beautiful, and putting them together into beautiful, pleasing, or interesting arrangements.

    2 beautirul, pleasing, or interesting arrangements of sounds, especially as produced by the voice or instrumetns.

    3written or printed signs for tones; a score or scores

    4 Figurative, any pleasant sound, something delightful to hear ex: we were made drousy by the music of the bubbling brook

    5 appreciation of, or responsivness to musical sounds.

    6 a group of musicians (he says many of the music are ready to starve, they being 5 years behind hand for their wages (whatever that all means)
     
  9. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    California
    A series of organized sounds and noises.
     
  10. Sounds that are such that they have some sort of rhythm or melody, and are pleasing to the ear.

    Which basically means any kind of noise can be music, which also explains why there are those people who are in love with KoRN *shudder* and those who wish they'd all fall in a ditch and die. :p
     
  11. melvin

    melvin

    Apr 28, 2001
    Why dont you listen to the Madonna song? :D

    ::walks off singing "Music, makes the people come together..."::
     
  12. John Davis

    John Davis Guest

    Mar 27, 2001
    Houston, Texas
    mu·sic (myzk)
    n.
    The art of arranging sounds in time so as to produce a continuous, unified, and evocative composition, as through melody, harmony, rhythm, and timbre.

    Vocal or instrumental sounds possessing a degree of melody, harmony, or rhythm.

    A musical composition.
    The written or printed score for such a composition.
    Such scores considered as a group: We keep our music in a stack near the piano.
    A musical accompaniment.
    A particular category or kind of music.

    An aesthetically pleasing or harmonious sound or combination of sounds: the music of the wind in the pines.
     
  13. another means of expressing oneself.
     
  14. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    "Writing about music is like dancing about architecture."
     
  15. quoteth the Zappa, evermore
     
  16. sex
     
  17. According To The Websters Dictionary, Music is The art of arranging sounds in time so as to produce a continuous, unified, and evocative composition, as through melody, harmony, rhythm, and timbre.
    Vocal or instrumental sounds possessing a degree of melody, harmony, or rhythm.

    IVE ALWAYS WANTED TO SAY THAT!!!! (say According To ect..) :) :rolleyes: ... argh i just noticed this was already said...but he didnt say the according to! bah! :mad: