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New Age music

Syllabification: New Age mus·ic

Definition of New Age music in English:

noun

A style of chiefly instrumental music characterized by light melodic harmonies, improvisation, and sounds reproduced from the natural world, intended to promote serenity.
Example sentences
  • That makes it sound like some limp New Age music.
  • In New Age music, however, the currency is in its predictability - it lays it all out for you with no surprises and no changes.
  • Taima's songs range in style, reflecting a fusion of rock, pop, New Age music and jazz.

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