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

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  • set to music — index orchestrate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • 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 — verb write (music) for (a text) • Topics: ↑music • Hypernyms: ↑compose, ↑write • Verb Frames: Somebody s something Did he set to music his m …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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\ 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 …   Словарь американских идиом

  • set to music — verb To adapt a literary work by adding music (and often song) …   Wiktionary

  • set to music — compose, write music for …   English contemporary dictionary

  • 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

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