Definitions for composer
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word composer.
someone who composes music as a profession
One who composes; an author. Specifically, an author of a piece of music.
One who, or that which, quits or calms.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from compose.
Now will be the right season of forming them to be able writers and composers in every excellent matter. John Milton.
If the thoughts of such authors have nothing in them, they at least do no harm, and shew an honest industry and a good intention in the composer. Joseph Addison, Freeholder, №. 40.
For composition I prefer next Ludovico, a most judicious and sweet composer. Henry Peacham, of Musick.
The composer has so expressed my sense, where I intended to move the passions, that he seems to have been the poet as well as the composer. John Dryden, Albion and Albanius, Preface.
A composer is a person who writes music. The term is especially used to indicate composers of Western classical music, or those who are composers by occupation. Many composers are, or were, also skilled performers of music.
A composer is a person who creates or writes music, either in the form of songs or pieces for instruments, often orchestrating or arranging it as well. This creative act can involve a range of styles and genres including classical, pop, film music, and more. The composed music can be either for performance by an instrumental ensemble or soloist, or composed specifically for a diverse range of media including film, television, or theater.
one who composes; an author. Specifically, an author of a piece of music
one who, or that which, quiets or calms; one who adjusts a difference
A composer is a person who creates music, either by musical notation or oral tradition, for interpretation and performance, or through direct manipulation of sonic material as electroacoustic music.
A person who creates songs
Submitted by kdubred on May 4, 2021
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'composer' in Nouns Frequency: #2311
The numerical value of composer in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of composer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
People don't live their lives in a series of scenes that form a dramatic narrative, they don't speak in dialogue, they're not lit by a cinematographer or scored by a composer. The properties of real life and the properties of drama have almost nothing to do with each other. The difference between writing about reporters and being a reporter is the same as the difference between drawing a building and building a building.
You have to go to the composer himself, or his heirs, play the work, and get his approval, that, he never did.
Every composer knows the anguish and despair occasioned by forgetting ideas which one had no time to write down.
I have learned throughout my life as a composer chiefly through my mistakes and pursuits of false assumptions, not my exposure to founts of wisdom and knowledge.
Here we have a short, not great, piece by Mozart, but at least something that really sheds new light on his daily life as an opera composer in Vienna.
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Translations for composer
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- ملحن, مؤلف موسيقيArabic
- успокоител, композиторBulgarian
- compositor, compositoraCatalan, Valencian
- Komponist, KomponistinGerman
- compositora, compositorSpanish
- säveltäjä, tekijäFinnish
- komponista, zeneszerző, alkotó, szerzőHungarian
- երգահան, կոմպոզիտորArmenian
- 作曲者, 作曲, 作曲家Japanese
- композитор, сазгерKazakh
- 作曲家, 작곡가Korean
- KomponistLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- maker, toondichter, opsteller, toondichteres, bedarer, auteur, componiste, componistDutch
- komponistNorwegian Nynorsk
- criador, acalmador, compositorPortuguese
- композитор, успокоительRussian
- skladatelj, kompozitor, складатељ, композиторSerbo-Croatian
- seqapiSouthern Sotho
- tonsättare, komponist, kompositörSwedish
- besteci, bestekarTurkish
- nhà soạn nhạcVietnamese
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