percussionist


percussionist

percussionist [per-kuhsh-uh-nist] ExamplesWord Origin noun

  1. a musician who plays percussion instruments.

Origin of percussionist First recorded in 1810–20; percussion + -ist Examples from the Web for percussionist Contemporary Examples of percussionist

  • I went into the audition as Fericito, the Venezuelan percussionist, and then I did a self-defense expert.

    Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness

    Marlow Stern

    January 7, 2015

  • Jazz is a very high-virtuoso level of music to play for a percussionist.

    Miles Teller’s Movie Star Moment: From the Brink of Death to ‘Whiplash’

    Marlow Stern

    October 14, 2014

  • British Dictionary definitions for percussionist percussionist noun

    1. music a person who plays any of several percussion instruments, esp in an orchestra

    Word Origin and History for percussionist n.

    “player of a percussion instrument,” 1921, from percussion + -ist.

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    45 queries 1.327