Posts Tagged ‘Music’

What was referred to as a Solo Player?

A Solo Player is a miserable performer on any instrument, who always plays alone, because no one will stay in the room to hear him.

In 1811 slang, what is Rough Music?

Rough music is: Saucepans, frying-paps, poker and tongs, marrow-bones and cleavers, bulls horns, and such,  beaten upon and sounded in ludicrous processions.