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session musician Line breaks: ses|sion mu|si¦cian

Definition of session musician in English:

noun

A freelance musician hired to play on recording sessions.
Example sentences
  • Ferguson, who hails from Toronto, is in high demand as a session musician and sideman.
  • Gavin is about to begin a music course at college and hopes to become a session musician when he graduates.
  • Later he became a session musician and played with Frank Sinatra on the UK leg of his world tour.

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