rhythm section
noun see rhythm

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • rhythm section — rhythm .section n the part of a band that provides a strong ↑rhythm with drums and other similar instruments →↑percussion …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Rhythm-Section — Rhythm Sec|tion [ riȓəm sɛkʃn] die; , s <aus gleichbed. engl. rhythm section> Rhythmusgruppe einer Band (Mus.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • rhythm section — rhythm ,section noun count the instruments or musicians in a band that provide the RHYTHM, for example the drums and BASS GUITAR …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • rhythm section — ► NOUN ▪ the part of a pop or jazz group supplying the rhythm, in particular the bass and drums …   English terms dictionary

  • rhythm section — n. those instruments in a band, as the drums, bass viol, etc., that mainly supply rhythm …   English World dictionary

  • Rhythm-Section —   [ rɪȓəm sekʃn, englisch] die, / s, im Jazz im Unterschied zur Melody Section Bezeichnung für die Rhythmusgruppe einer Band beziehungsweise Bigband, in der Standardbesetzung des Swing bestehend aus Schlagzeug, Kontrabass, Klavier und Gitarre …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Rhythm Section —   [englisch/amerikanisch, rɪȓm sekʃn], Rhythmusgruppe …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Rhythm section — A rhythm section is the musicians in a popular music band or ensemble who establish the rhythmic pulse of a song or musical piece, and who lay down the chordal structure. The term rhythm section may also refer to the instruments in this group.… …   Wikipedia

  • rhythm section — noun the section of a band or orchestra that plays percussion instruments • Syn: ↑percussion section, ↑percussion • Derivationally related forms: ↑percussionist (for: ↑percussion) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • rhythm section — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms rhythm section : singular rhythm section plural rhythm sections music the instruments or musicians in a band that provide the rhythm, for example the drums and bass guitar …   English dictionary

  • rhythm section — N SING The rhythm section of a band is the musicians whose main job is to supply the rhythm. It usually consists of bass and drums, and sometimes keyboard instruments …   English dictionary

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