musical echo

musical echo

[′myü·zə·kəl ′ek·ō]
(acoustics)
A musical tone produced by the reflection of an impulsive sound from a stepped structure such as a picket fence, when reflections from successive steps reach the observer with suitable frequency.
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Smetana's stately "Richard III" is very much a symphonic response to the play, a sort of musical echo of the lame usurper's bloody rise and fall.
Among the horses who have been running for other Newmarket trainers but will be returning to the stud include Musical Echo and Tilly's Dream, both winners in the last month for Greg Chung.
Then there's the power ballad "Wonder," in which Elvish lady of the wood Galadriel sings of her Lothlorien domain, invulnerable to destructive mortal hands: The song is a direct musical echo of "Defying Gravity" from "Wicked.
Right Back, features her lyrics dissing Eamon on top of a musical echo of his record.
Having been raised on a Jersey farm I also am quite conversant on bovine sounds: the bellow of the old herd bull, the contented moo of a mother as she nuzzles her grunting newborn, the musical echo of hand-drawn milk streams hitting the bottom of a tin milk pail.
The 1m2f handicap saw another jockey benefit from from the traffic problems on the motorway, when 7lb claimer Dean Williams replaced Steve Drowne aboard Musical Echo.