Definition of musicality in English:



mass noun
  • 1Musical talent or sensitivity.

    ‘her beautiful, rich tone and innate musicality’
    ‘his compositions reveal an exceptional degree of innate musicality’
    • ‘I have often wondered whether the richness of his voice overshadowed the essence of his musicality.’
    • ‘It is rare to see a violinist so young who has not only great poise, but also a wonderful sense of musicality.’
    • ‘He brought well-trained musicality to each of his roles.’
    • ‘Easy to memorize and exciting to perform, every solo will build confidence and musicality in students.’
    • ‘I wanted to develop my voice and my musicality as much as I could.’
    • ‘She danced all the ballerina roles in the repertoire, bringing great authority and musicality to everything she danced.’
    • ‘Her natural musicality and artistic precision were striking!’
    • ‘She is a singer with musicality and sensitivity.’
    • ‘The children we examine must have very good musicality and responsiveness to rhythm.’
    • ‘The older dancers I work with notice an increasing lack of musicality in their younger colleagues.’
  • 2The quality of having a pleasant sound; melodiousness.

    ‘the natural musicality of the language’
    • ‘Many of the composers presented were new to the audience, and produced works of revelatory musicality and quality.’
    • ‘I think a lot of folks will be surprised at the musicality and quality production on the record.’
    • ‘The other songs are characteristic of the band, maintaining musicality, but always experimental.’
    • ‘I've been enjoying hearing people speak in foreign languages - I've got no idea what they're saying but there's always a musicality to it.’
    • ‘He's wildly innovative in his use of instruments, but never lets his experimentation get in the way of the musicality of a work.’
    • ‘The use of musicality, in speech, as in singing, is an essential part of the process of communicating ideas.’
    • ‘The finished product is always one of exceptional standards and rare musicality.’
    • ‘It is a beautiful ensemble piece that accentuates musicality and fluid movement.’
    • ‘I was very conscious of the musicality of the language.’
    • ‘The musicality of song birds and humpback whales makes nature more interesting.’