Definition of 'composer'
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All the pieces here are by classical composers with unusual habits. Times, Sunday Times (2017)I would have been a classical composer. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The 15-year-old returned to Poland where he studied as a composer and pianist. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The tendency there is to interpret him as a classical composer. Times, Sunday Times (2008) British composers usually form a very small percentage. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Her devotion to certain composers and conductors was matched by an antipathy to others. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He insisted and he became a very good composer and conductor. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Most pianists have a composer they avoid. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Printed music will decline and it will become harder for composers of serious music to find a publisher for their works. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He was also a classical composer, a writer of fiction and a visual artist. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There have been at least two operas about football by British composers. Times, Sunday Times (2014)How many distinguished contemporary British composers can you fit into one room? Times, Sunday Times (2012) British composers don't get very far these days if they live in an ivory tower. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He won't attend a concert involving music by a composer whose grandchildren are still alive. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Dozens of composers wrote music specially for him, and his recordings are legion. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In classical style, the composer and conductor have predetermined the outcome. Christianity Today (2000)You can link together themes and topics with metaphors, rather like composers use music in an opera. Training with N.L.P. (1994)A brilliant songwriter and composer whose songs are still timeless and distinctive. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was a lot of fun, like pretending to be classical composers rather than just a rock band. The Sun (2010)The composer's first symphony was greeted with such savage criticism that he lost all confidence in his abilities. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Now the composer plans to write more tunes for her album - due out around December. The Sun (2009)It's life-affirming music which most classical composers can only dream. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Ask a female conductor or composer the Gender Question and you probably deserve to get shot down in flames. Times, Sunday Times (2011)When you think of a classical music composer, blokes with gold teeth and a shaved head probably don't spring to mind! The Sun (2009)
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Translations for 'composer'
British English: composer /kəmˈpəʊzə/ NOUN
A composer is a person who writes music.
...Mozart, Beethoven, and other great composers.
- American English: composer
- Arabic: مُؤَلِّف مُوسِيقِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: compositor
- Chinese: 作曲家
- Croatian: skladatelj
- Czech: skladatel
- Danish: komponist
- Dutch: componist
- European Spanish: compositor
- Finnish: säveltäjä
- French: compositeur
- German: Komponist
- Greek: συνθέτης
- Italian: compositore
- Japanese: 作曲家
- Korean: 작곡가
- Norwegian: komponist
- Polish: kompozytor
- European Portuguese: compositor
- Romanian: compozitor
- Russian: композитор
- Spanish: compositor
- Swedish: kompositör
- Thai: นักแต่งเพลง
- Turkish: besteci
- Ukrainian: композитор
- Vietnamese: nhà soạn nhạc
Definition of composer from the Collins English Dictionary
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