set to music
phrasal to provide music or instrumental accompaniment for (a text)

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  • Set to Music — Infobox Musical name= Set to Music subtitle= caption= Page from sheet music (cropped) music= Noel Coward lyrics= Noel Coward sketches= Noel Coward productions= 1939 Broadway awards= Set to Music is a musical revue with a sketches, music, lyrics… …   Wikipedia

  • set to music — {v. phr.} To compose a musical accompaniment to verse. * /Schubert and Beethoven both set to music many a famous poem by Goethe and Schiller./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • set to music — {v. phr.} To compose a musical accompaniment to verse. * /Schubert and Beethoven both set to music many a famous poem by Goethe and Schiller./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Set theory (music) — Example of Z relation on two pitch sets analyzable as or derivable from Z17 (Schuijer 2008, p.99), with intervals between pitch classes labeled for ease of comparison between the two sets and their common interval vector, 212320. Musical set… …   Wikipedia

  • To set to — Set Set (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To set to work — Set Set (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To set to — Set Set (s[e^]t), v. i. 1. To pass below the horizon; to go down; to decline; to sink out of sight; to come to an end. [1913 Webster] Ere the weary sun set in the west. Shak. [1913 Webster] Thus this century sets with little mirth, and the next… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Set the Night to Music — Infobox Album Name = Set the Night to Music Type = studio Artist = Roberta Flack Released = September 17, 1991 Recorded = Genre = R B/Soul Length = Label = Atlantic Producer = Various Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4|5 Last album = Oasis 1988 This… …   Wikipedia

  • Addicted to Music — Infobox Album Name = Addicted to Music Type = Studio Artist = ATB Released = 2003 Recorded = Genre = Dance Length = Label = Kontor (Germany) Radikal (U.S.) Producer = ATB Reviews = Last album = Dedicated (2002) This album = Addicted to Music… …   Wikipedia

  • Music of Greece — General topics Ancient Byzantine Néo kýma Polyphonic song Genres Entehno …   Wikipedia

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