Nat Hentoff explains why we're still playing catch up with this musical genius.
During her long and heartfelt acceptance speech, Madonna paid generous tribute to her two, largely forgotten, musical mentors.
That means we can produce a Broadway musical of Sparkle, with some caveats.
Surprise: Parks and Recreation Last year, the Globes nominated Smash for Best Comedy or musical and snubbed Parks and Recreation.
Most rock (or pop) stars, then as now, seem like superheroes—a separate breed destined from birth for musical ubiquity.
But all the musical, ocular, and facial beauties are absent from writing.
When Vavasor was gone she turned with greater diligence to her musical studies.
There are sounds which are musical, and others that are raucous and mere noise.
Far away through the forest might be heard its musical clangor and swell.
He was formerly connected with a musical organization in Boston.
early 15c., "pertaining to music; tuneful, harmonious; adept at making music," from Middle French musical (14c.) and directly from Medieval Latin musicalis, from Latin musica (see music). Musical box is from 1829. Children's game musical chairs is attested from 1877, hence use of musical as a modifier meaning "changing rapidly from one to another possessor" (1924). Related: Musically.
Changing rapidly from one to another possessor: At night in Port-au-Prince a massive game of musical houses is going on/ The revolving cast of Love Letters has become something of a game of musical celebrities/ Neither partner will relinquish the coop; this is black comedy, a wickedly funny tale of musical apartments and malfunctioning appliances
[1924+; the date refers to the first occurrence of musical chairs, the game in which players circle a set of chairs and sit in any one available when the music stops]