1APMa series of sounds made by instruments or voices in a way that is pleasant or excitingCOLLOCATIONS COLLOCATIONS listen to music play music write/compose music pop/rock/jazz/classical/country music live music (=music that is played by musicians on stage) recorded music background music piece of music music lover
APMALto write music so that the words of a poem, play etc can be sung
➔ face the music
at face2 (7)GRAMMAR GRAMMAR !! Do not say 'musics' or 'a music'. Music is an uncountable noun• I love listening to music.!! Do not say 'music band' or 'music group'. Say band or group• Why don't we form a band? • My favourite group is S Club 7. You can also use a word that describes a type of music before band or group• a jazz band • a rock group!! Do not say 'music concert'. Say concert• It was the first time I'd been to a concert. You can also use a word that describes a type of music before concert• pop concerts• a classical music concert
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.