Examples of arpeggio in a Sentence
The guitarist warmed up with a few simple arpeggios.
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During the first sighing unison phrase of the prelude, the strings played with hushed yet penetrating tone, rising with a touch of hesitation and slowly swelling in sound and radiance, until the upper strings crested into delicate, lacy arpeggios.
In the third piece, over a softly churning piano line — Lucas Debargue was her subtle partner — Ms. Jansen played flowing arpeggios on glassy harmonics, giving the effect of a sprite dancing on the lip of a simmering volcano.
There’s a hint of Latin music in the way Nick Zinner’s guitar hops around in syncopated arpeggios, while Brian Chase’s drums sketch a laconic backbeat.
With soft strumming bass rhythms and waves of an acoustic arpeggio, Okereke’s calming voice on this track has never sounded so crystal clear.
On tenor saxophone, Jason Rigby dials up his solo even higher than on the record, fashioning arpeggios that bristle and heave, skimming energy from the chunky provocations of Fabian Almazan’s piano.
Fast-flying scales, quicksilver arpeggios, swirls of color in the instrument’s upper reaches — Pickens unleashes quite an arsenal.
During a final episode the music becomes like a dance for Apu, all swirling arpeggios, fractured rhythms and myriad shadings.
Clarinets gurgle in arpeggios, because that’s what clarinets do.
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Origin and Etymology of arpeggio
First Known Use: circa 1724See Words from the same year
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