came the music
to their ears, more distinctly as they drew nearer the house.
"It isn't you we hate, especially," observed the Glass Cat; "it's your dreadful music
. When I lived in the same room with you I was much annoyed by your squeaky horn.
enwrapped her, and she could not enter into the distinction that divides young men whom one takes an interest in from young men whom one knows.
Where the stage waits never each two minutes there is no occasion for music
. I had never seen this two-minute business between acts but once before, and that was when the "Shaughraun" was played at Wallack's.
It is evident, then, that there is a certain education in which a child may be instructed, not as useful nor as necessary, but as noble and liberal: but whether this is one or more than one, and of what sort they are, and how to be taught, shall be considered hereafter: we are now got so far on our way as to show that we have the testimony of the ancients in our favour, by what they have delivered down upon education--for music
makes this plain.
Uggug, having filled his basket with frogs, had no objection to obey, and soon appeared in the room, followed by a fierce-looking little man, who asked the Vice-Warden "Vot music
vill you haf?"
No English poet before him has ever excelled his utterances on music
, none has so much as rivalled his utterances on art.
I was wondering whether it was the music
or the people.
Delia was to become familiar and then contemptuous with Music
, so that when she saw the orchestra seats and boxes unsold she could have sore throat and lobster in a private dining-room and refuse to go on the stage.
was vibrating in her still,--Purcell's music
, with its wild passion and fancy,--and she could not stay in the recollection of that bare, lonely past.
We going to have a little music
? Some of you gentlemen going to play for me this evening?' It was the soft, amiable Negro voice, like those I remembered from early childhood, with the note of docile subservience in it.
And then at length the glorious mad descent down three plunging cataracts of rocky road, the exciting rattling of the harness, the grinding of the strong brakes, the driver's soothing calls to his horses, and the long burnished horn trailing wild music
behind us, like invisible banners of aerial brass,--oh, it stirred the dullest blood amongst us thus as it were to tear down the sky towards the white roofs of Yellowsands, glittering here and there among the clouds of trees which filled the little valley almost to the sea's edge, while floating up to us came soft strains of music
, silken and caressing, as though the sea itself sang us a welcome.