Example sentences for: improvisations

How can you use “improvisations” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Don’t try to match their improvisations, you will only raise their competitive spirit into the realm of high risk.

  • In an op-ed article Wednesday in the Financial Times, columnist Edward Mortimer said that "Saddam and Slobo, the presidents of Iraq and Yugoslavia, are the true architects of the new world order": "It is largely in reaction to them that, by a series of improvisations, the vaunted 'international community' has defined itself."

  • Working on a budget that's chump change and a script that's little more than a framework for actors' improvisations, directors Daniel Myrick and Eduardo Sanchez have harnessed the most irrational fears of every human alive.

  • Nicknamed "The Velvet Fog" for his smooth voice, Torme "sang with a geniality that seemed ingrained and a voice that was incapable of making an unpleasant sound" (Holden, the New York Times ). He was most famous for his scat improvisations and enjoyed a renaissance in the 1990s, when, after a lifetime of performing, he was discovered by a younger generation interested in lounge music.

  • That's because Sun Ra's reputation was established not by Jazz in Silhouette but by albums like the 1965 Heliocentric Worlds of Sun Ra , whose garrulous improvisations and expressionist timbres--devoid of a tonal center, with much less of a tune to hang on to--made it an exemplary statement of free jazz.


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