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More words for people involved in music: alto a female singer with a low voice bass a male singer with a low voice choir or chorus director someone who directs a group of singers conductor someone who directs a band or an orchestra singer a person who makes music with his or her voice soprano a female singer with a high voice tenor a male singer with a high voice
blues: a style of slow jazz evolved from African-American songs
I love to listen to the blues when I’m lonely.
classical: European musk of the latter half of the eighteenth century; music of acknowledged excellence and serious style
Classical music is often performed by the city’s symphony orchestra.
country: a style of popular music from the rural American south and southwest
A lot of country musicians live and work in Nashville, Tennessee.
folk/ ethnic: music that originates among the common people of a region
Folk music was very popular in the United States in the 1960s.
jazz: a kind of music that originated with African-American bands in the southern United States, characterized by improvisation and strong, flexible rhythm
Jazz is popular in many parts of the world.
oldies: popular music from an earlier decade
Her favorite oldies are from the 1950s and 1960s.
popular: music that is appreciated by a large number of people during the current period of time
That radio station plays only popular music.
rap: a currently popular style of music that originated among African-American performers, characterized by talking, rather than singing, in rhyme and rhythm
Rap is for listening, not dancing.
rhythm and blues: a style of music with strong, simple rhythm and lyrics that originated in the late 1940s and early 1950s among African-American groups
Rhythm and blues is great for swing dancing.
rock: a popular style of music played by bands with electric guitars, keyboards, and drums, often with emotional singing by a group or one singer
Rock concerts are very popular among young people.
rock and roll: a style of music that began in the 1950s and combined elements of rhythm and blues and country
There were a lot of TV shows with rock-and-roll dancers.
ballet: a formal, artistic dance with graceful movements and elaborate technique
She has been dancing ballet since she was a child.
a ballet show
We went to the ballet last night.
ballroom: a formal version of popular dance, where style and technique are important, including the foxtrot, waltz, swing, and Latin, among others
I’m learning the waltz from my neighbor who teaches ballroom dancing.
dance: movement in time with music
Dance is a good way to exercise and relax at the same time.
an event where people go to dance
Are you going to the dance on Saturday night?
jazz: a type of ballet performed to jazz music
She is a top ballet performer and is also accomplished in jazz.
Latin: any of the dances performed to popular music from Latin America, including merengue, salsa, cumbia, bachata, mambo, samba, cha-cha, and tango, among others
He is a good swing dancer, but what he really likes is Latin dancing.
line: a dance performed to country music, where dancers dance individually but all follow the same steps
One good thing about line dancing is that you don’t need a partner.
tap: a dance performed with a metal plate attached to the toe or heel of the shoe