sheet music


Definition of sheet music

: music printed on large unbound sheets of paper

Examples of sheet music in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Later, at a musical labor camp, or Mulag, a composer begs Kharitonov to deliver a stack of sheet music to the Kremlin. New York Times, 24 May 2022 Bring sheet music and piano accompaniment will be provided. Hartford Courant, 12 May 2022 Inside the trunk were photos, letters — and hundreds of pages of handwritten sheet music. Michael Cabanatuan, San Francisco Chronicle, 25 Mar. 2022 Bluish-green dots are arrayed on evenly spaced, vertical trunks, a pattern that resembles sheet music. Mary Carole Mccauley, Baltimore Sun, 24 Mar. 2022 Among the most iconic foods here is pane carasau, parchment-thin flatbread with a melodic nickname: carta de musica, or sheet music. Jen Rose Smith, CNN, 4 May 2022 In contrast to my former bedroom, my youngest brother’s room is a shrine, brimming with books, sheet music, and dusty childhood keepsakes, his bulletin board plastered with musical accolades. Longreads, 20 Apr. 2022 Illustrating his melodious thoughts on screen are a number of musical notes that appear on the pool bottom as if sheet music was flowing from his mind and lyrics begin to float around his head. Daron James, Los Angeles Times, 24 Jan. 2022 According to Tom Farthing, ring master of the UC Guild, sheet music would not work. Christopher Borrelli,, 23 Dec. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of sheet music

1852, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sheet music was in 1852

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6 Jun 2022

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“Sheet music.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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