HyperDic: musician

English > 2 senses of the word musician:
NOUNperson musician, instrumentalist, playersomeone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
person musicianartist who composes or conducts music as a profession
musician > pronunciation
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English > musician: 2 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession).
Synonymsinstrumentalist, player
Member ofmusical organization, musical organisation, musical groupAn organization of musicians who perform together
Narroweraccompanist, accompanyistA person who provides musical accompaniment (usually on a piano)
accordionistA musician who plays the accordion
bandsmanA player in a band (especially a military band)
bassistA musician who play the bass viol
bassoonistA musician who plays the bassoon
bell ringersomeone who plays musical handbells
carillonneurA musician who plays a carillon
cellist, violoncellistsomeone who plays a violoncello
clarinetist, clarinettistA musician who plays the clarinet
concertinistA person who plays the concertina
flutist, flautist, flute playersomeone who plays the flute
gambistA musician who performs upon the viola da gamba
guitarist, guitar playerA musician who plays the guitar
harmonizer, harmoniserA musician who sings or plays in harmony
harpist, harpersomeone who plays the harp
harpsichordistsomeone who plays the harpsichord
hornistA musician who plays a horn (especially a French horn)
jazz musician, jazzmanA musician / musician who plays or composes jazz / jazz music
keyboardistA musician who plays a keyboard instrument
koto playerA musician who plays the koto
lutist, lutanist, lutenistA musician who plays the lute
oboistA musician who plays the oboe
organistA person who plays an organ
percussionistA musician who plays percussion instruments
pianist, piano playerA person who plays the piano
piper, bagpipersomeone who plays the bagpipe
recorder playersomeone who plays the recorder
rhythm and blues musicianA performer (and sometimes composer) of rhythm and blues music
rocker, rock 'n' roll musicianA performer or composer or fan of rock music
saxophonist, saxistA musician who plays the saxophone
singer, vocalist, vocalizer, vocaliserA person who sings
sitar playerA musician who plays the sitar
soloistA musician who performs a solo
trombonist, trombone playerA musician who plays the trombone
trumpeter, cornetistA musician who plays the trumpet or cornet
vibist, vibraphonistA musician who plays the vibraphone
violinist, fiddlerA musician who plays the violin
violistA musician who plays the viola
Broaderperformer, performing artistAn entertainer who performs a dramatic or musical work for an audience
Spanishinstrumentista, músico
Catalaninstrumentista, músic
Nounsmusicmusical activity (singing / singing / singing or whistling etc.)
music(music) the sounds produced by singers or musical instruments (or reproductions of such sounds)
musican artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
musicianshipartistry in performing music
English > musician: 2 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningartist who composes or conducts music as a profession.
CategorymusicAn artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
InstancesHerbert, Victor HerbertUnited States musician and composer and conductor noted for his comic operas (1859-1924)
Ono, Yoko OnoUnited States musician (born in Japan) who married John Lennon and collaborated with him on recordings / recordings (born in 1933)
Orff, Carl OrffGerman musician who developed a widely used system for teaching music to children (1895-1982)
Narrowerarranger, adapter, transcriberA musician who adapts a composition for particular voices or instruments or for another style of performance
choirmaster, precentor, cantorThe musical director of a choir
composersomeone who composes music as a profession
conductor, music director, directorThe person who leads a musical group
virtuosoA musician who is a consummate master of technique and artistry
Broaderartist, creative personA person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination / imagination
Spanishmúsico
Catalanmúsic
Nounsmusicmusical activity (singing / singing / singing or whistling etc.)
music(music) the sounds produced by singers or musical instruments (or reproductions of such sounds)
musican artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
musicianshipartistry in performing music

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