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Tune, Song, Piece?
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Ferret
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March 14, 2013 - 7:29 am
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A tune, a song, a piece?

What is the difference?

dunno

Seen it all. Done it all. Can't remember most of dunno ..... What was I saying???? facepalm

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Picklefish
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A tune is a song without words, A song is the words to a tune, and a piece is a term for a stuffy selection, usually classical, that well to do highbrows like to use to sound essoteric and elite.

  • There's many a good tune played on an old fiddle.

    - Samuel Butler
      The Way of  All Flesh.

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Sounds good to me.

Duane

 

"Violin is one of the joys of my life."

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Fiddlerman
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March 22, 2013 - 12:37 am
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As pfish said....
We don't play songs, rather pieces, works and tunes. Though many make this common mistake. LOL
Any other words to add to the above list? Jingles, Melodies??????

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