MUSICAL PLAY

New York Times, Sunday, September 19, 2010

Author: Kevin G. Der
Editor: Will Shortz
Kevin G. Der
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 77 Missing: {Q} Scrabble average: 1.71 This is puzzle # 19 for Mr. Der. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2010, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Diner fixture, informally : JUKE
5. Not stopping the draft, say : AJAR
9. Cathedral feature : APSE
13. Once-popular Olds : CIERA
18. Producer of a colorful ring tone : OPAL
19. It mentions the Prodigal Son : LUKE
20. ___ Men ("Move It Like This" group) : BAHA
21. Kind of season : LENTEN
22. "Carmen" composer-turned-dam builder? : BIZETASABEAVER
25. Passé : OLDHAT
26. It hangs around the Amazon : MIST
27. Not straight : ARCED
28. Not neat : OVERICE
29. Embrace more than just a family of Baroque composers? : THINKOUTSIDETHEBACHS
33. Org. in the "Bourne" series : CIA
34. Union representative? : YANKEE
35. Hawaiian fish, on some menus : MAHI
36. Mine entrance : ADIT
38. These, overseas : CES
39. Romantic overindulgence in nocturnes and mazurkas? : CHOPINSPREE
46. Distills : RAREFIES
49. Some gridiron yardage : GAINS
50. Zoo heavyweight : HIPPO
51. Buzz in a rocket : ALDRIN
52. Oblast bordering Kazakhstan : OMSK
53. ___ harp : AEOLIAN
55. Singing a "Messiah" piece too quickly? : FLYINGOFFTHEHANDEL
60. Sightseer? : EYE
61. Song lead-in to "di" or "da" : OBLA
62. Opposing : ANTI
63. It's eight hours off from 49-Down: Abbr. : PST
66. Countrywide music celebration in Hungary? : NATIONALLISZTPARTY
73. If all else fails : ATWORST
76. Fortune : WEAL
77. "This isn't looking good ..." : OHDEAR
78. Missionary Junipero ___ : SERRA
79. It might start a rumor : IHEAR
81. Ohio city named for a queen : MARIETTA
83. Part of a children's game with the Father of the Symphony? : HAYDNGOSEEK
86. Place of corruption : DEN
87. Ja's opposite : NEIN
88. Poet depicted in art alongside the Scythians : OVID
89. ___ economics : VOODOO
92. Otolaryngology: Abbr. : ENT
93. Grand nuptials whose only music was "Peer Gynt"? : MYBIGFATGRIEGWEDDING
101. Climactic : APOGEAL
102. Cousin of a goldeneye : EIDER
103. Some old runabouts : REOS
104. Physicist Schrödinger and others : ERWINS
105. Try to capture the Waltz King? : GRASPATSTRAUSS
110. Upscale upholstery : VELVET
111. Hint : IOTA
112. Geezer : COOT
113. Laguna composition : AGUA
114. Twisty turns : ESSES
115. Command : SWAY
116. Dame ___ : EDNA
117. Honey Nut ___ : CHEX
1. It might be found in a plant : JOB
2. Longtime news inits. : UPI
3. Second baseman Matsui, to fans : KAZ
4. Aromatic resin : ELEMI
5. Purchase of 1867 : ALASKA
6. "Even if it'll never happen again ..." : JUSTONCE
7. Alias : AKA
8. Taxpayers' hopes : REBATES
9. Noisy counters : ABACI
10. Smoothed over : PAVED
11. Succubus : SHEDEMON
12. Pink Mr. Potato Head piece : EAR
13. Gossip topic : CELEB
14. Hindu god of thunder : INDRA
15. Work ___ : ETHIC
16. It's measured at arm's length : REACH
17. Gets in the game, say : ANTES
21. Peaceful protest : LOVEIN
23. Peewee : TINY
24. Highland tongue : ERSE
28. "Funny meeting you here!" : OHHI
29. How current events may happen? : TIDALLY
30. It helps you change the locks : HAIRDYE
31. Strummed instruments, for short : UKES
32. Lager sources : TAPS
33. Wine order : CARAFE
37. Garr of "Tootsie" : TERI
39. Till fill : CASH
40. Bring up : HIKE
41. Last thing : SHOE
42. It can be popped : PILL
43. Upstate N.Y. school : RPI
44. Spill-fighting grp. : EPA
45. Years on end : EON
47. Bass part : FIN
48. They're worth their weight in gold : INGOTS
49. See 63-Across : GMT
52. Wink ___ eye : OFAN
53. 1998 film featuring Princess Bala : ANTZ
54. Mad person? : EDITOR
56. Something of yours you'll never see : OBIT
57. Mel's Diner waitress : FLO
58. Greet loudly : HAIL
59. Opposite of a ques. : ANS
63. Many a Little Leaguer : PRETEEN
64. Setting forth : STATING
65. Monocrat : TYRANT
66. France's ___-Pas-de-Calais : NORD
67. ___ Islands, group at the mouth of Galway Bay : ARAN
68. Bide-___ : AWEE
69. Publicist's headache : LEAK
70. Choreographer Lubovitch : LAR
71. ___ Beta Kappa : PHI
72. Port SSE of Sana : ADEN
73. Contents of some cones : ASH
74. Crumpet's go-with : TEA
75. Not straight : WRY
79. "This ___" (Michael Jackson album) : ISIT
80. It may extend about a yard : HEDGEROW
81. Persian's call : MEOW
82. News anchor Cooper : ANDERSON
84. Sell quickly : GOFAST
85. Like the Ford logo : OVAL
86. Track event for gamblers : DOGRACE
89. #2 : VEEP
90. "Glory, Glory" singer : ODETTA
91. It's often carried around a gym : ODOR
93. Irish novelist Binchy : MAEVE
94. W.W. I battle site : YPRES
95. Gets the ball rolling? : BOWLS
96. "Uncle!" : IGIVE
97. Offspring's inheritance : GENES
98. One thrown from a horse : RIATA
99. "In my opinion ..." : IDSAY
100. Singer of sewing machine fame : ISAAC
105. Grunts : GIS
106. Mann's "Der ___ in Venedig" : TOD
107. Cry of distaste : UGH
108. Go after : SUE
109. Big band member, for short : SAX

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