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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of or relating to a certain German composer.

Usage examples (20)
  • That's true enough, and one of the things that makes Elgar's music so interesting is that he combined the influences of Brahms and Wagner at a time when those composers were...
  • And yes, the Schubert did sound "Brahmsian," but I don't think that's a particularly good thing.
  • Etude X, for want of a better term, has always struck me as "Brahmsian" for its double octaves.
  • MTT definitely played it for drama, and succeeded in bringing a Brahmsian grandeur and intensity to the piece. for more
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