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rescore

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Definition of rescore in English:

verb

[with object]
Revise the score of (a piece of music).
Example sentences
  • Berlioz got him to rescore a number of his earlier pieces to remarkable effect, and the influence lasted.
  • The constitution of the orchestras varied: each court composer could, within his budget, choose his own instrumentation; he would then be responsible for rescoring as appropriate any music he obtained from elsewhere.
  • Stravinsky, who had rescored part of the ballet, staunchly defended Diaghilev's enterprise, though it nearly bankrupted the company, the lavish sets and costumes being used to repay creditors.

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