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12-Tone Music

Definition of the noun 12-tone music

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noun

  1. a type of serial music introduced by Arnold Schoenberg; uses a tone row formed by the twelve semitones of the chromatic scale (and inverted or backward versions of the row)

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Google previewThe Pianist's Dictionary (2004)

by Maurice Hinson

Often applied to 12-tone music, but more strictly describing developments in music after World War II when composers like Boulez, Messiaen, Milton Babbitt, and Hans Werner Henze strictly ordered other elements of a piece, in addition to the ...

Google previewSimon & Schuster Super Crossword Puzzle Dictionary And Reference Book (1999)

by Seth Godin, Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions

gradually growing softer Diminution: shortened note values Dirge: performed at funerals or memorial services Dissonance: conflicting; opposite of consonance Divertimento: instrumental piece Dodecaphonic: 12-tone music Dolce: sweetly, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Radio 3-Volume Set (2004)

by Christopher H. Sterling

a 12-tone music program, poetry, a noon-hour interview with a flamenco guitarist, music of the Caribbean, news from Entries A– E 603.

Google previewThe Concise Encyclopedia of American Radio (2011)

by Christopher H. Sterling, Cary O'Dell

a 12-tone music program, poetry, a noon-hour interview with a flamenco guitarist, music of the Caribbean, news from the Reuters wire service and tapes of speeches by political activists of the '60s. Programs wouldn't necessarily appear at ...

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