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  • n. Plural form of vibrato.


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  • I draw the bow across the strings, the trembling G of Chopin'sLargo, and wait for the small gap of time suspended between noise and its absence, the space where the note vibratos into nothingness.

    The Golden Moment

  • There was a thing going on in my hand in the vibratos of shaking the slide over the strings was as if I was -- he had jumped into my arm.

    Bonnie Raitt: 'Souls Alike'

  • Much choral music, especially lots of maybe early stuff that could be fashionable in cathie's church, does rely on a more-or-less straight 'group tone' to promote better blend, but within that context, there are likely some subtle individual vibratos.

    add french horn in there too

  • Positioning ourselves to travel around her circumference, we will lace her delicate etheric grids with tonal layers of both flute-like and harplike vibratos.

    Songs of the Arcturians

  • The sun shone hot and tanning salonlike over the city's shortbread-yellow buildings, its Gypsies, its smug Euroyuppies, its exhaust fumes, and its decaying ambulance vibratos.

    Shampoo Planet

  • "Is it not so?" she cries wildly, raising her voice, which trembles with emotion, vibratos with dread.

    When the Birds Begin to Sing

  • In 1962 gibson maestro vibratos were optional and in 1965 larger pickguards were fitted surrounding the pickups.

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  • Slides, bends, vibratos and portamentos can be made and strings can be stopped at any time.

    MacMusic - News

  • Daniel Ayalon: Let us make common cause in defeating Iran's theocratic leaders whales 'songs are hauntingly deep, filled with extraterrestrial vibratos, and utterly mysterious. - Articles related to Australian lifeguards to get automated SMS alerts when sharks come near surf beaches

  • As Jay directed the lessons into lead guitar, he threw techniques at me every week: hammer-ons, pull-offs, bends, vibratos, slides, and the like.

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