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have a cadenza

To become angry, agitated, or irritated. Primarily heard in South Africa. John always has a cadenza over the traffic on his way to work. Don't have a cadenza—I was only trying to be helpful!
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have a cadenza

SOUTH AFRICAN, INFORMAL
If someone has a cadenza, they become very angry or upset. He had a cadenza because he couldn't get his favourite curry.
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have a cadenza

be extremely agitated. South African informal
Cadenza is an Italian term for a virtuoso solo passage near the end of a piece of music. This informal sense probably comes from Danny Kaye 's humorous 1940s recording ‘The Little Fiddle’.
1991 D. Capel Personality The Conservative party is having a cadenza about ‘subliminal messages’ on the SABC's news logo.
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The 2017 Cadenza was styled at the Kia studio in Irvine, California.
Fairstar claimed that it automatically deleted the emails that it forwarded through its servers to Adkins' Cadenza account when he worked as chief executive.
With neither musician using a score, Rilling conducted and Bell played the concerto passionately and authoritatively, launching into a virtuosic performance of his original cadenza in which he coaxed a vast range of voices from the single instrument.
The tempo picked up towards the end of the movement until a splendidly strident cadenza.
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Ian Watson, who superbly played the continuo part in all the concertos, provided a brilliant account of the cadenza.
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The form is AB-AC-AB--Coda with identical flute cadenzas at the end of the first AB section and at the end of the piece as a whole, though the final cadenza is finished with trills in a rising outline of the G major chord (to G6).
The revised edition has retained these elements and has expanded to include Whiskey Six Cadenza, which premiered at Theatre Calgary in 1983 under the name Whiskey Six.
Asserting his modesty once again, he says, "I am no great yodeler, but it gives the performance a nice cadenza.
Some of the hardest-to-find pieces are the rare Cadenza Teapot and some of the rare coloured pieces.
In an accelerated movement cadenza, he bounces up and down, playing with his fingers and pinching his own flesh.
Nose tromboning a loud cadenza, hankie dabbing on and off,
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