Then he called out “Cherokee,” the name of one of the most famous, and fastest, tunes in the bebop repertoire.
Most of the eleven tunes on Songs are absolutely drowning in effects.
Here at last was an opportunity to belt out some of the old, much-cherished Tory tunes.
With music by Leonard Bernstein, this iconic show has tunes like “New York, New York,” that are part of American lore.
He soon began playing drums, before moving on to playing Pink Floyd tunes on the piano, and dabbling in synthesizers.
Most of these tunes retain their own hymns, but in Welsh translation.
No outsider is allowed to learn the words or hear the tunes.
I have no music, so I have to learn the tunes myself before I come to school.
Them tunes in the book you give me let in some light on me as to what playin' was.
Just as a man thinks a woman is stronger than a lion she tunes up and cries.
late 14c., "a musical sound, a succession of musical notes," unexplained variant of tone. Meaning "state of being in proper pitch" is from mid-15c.
"bring into a state of proper pitch," c.1500, from tune (n.). Non-musical meaning "to adjust an organ or receiver" is recorded from 1887. Verbal phrase tune in in reference to radio (later also TV) is recorded from 1913; figurative sense of "become aware" is recorded from 1926. Tune out "to eliminate radio reception" is recorded from 1908; figurative sense of "disregard, stop heeding" is from 1928. Related: Tuned; tuning.
Tobecome aware, au courant, involved, etc: Tune in, turn on, drop out (1960s+ Counterculture)