Meaning of CHROMATIC in English

CHROMATIC

adjective

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the chromatic scale

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First we will deal with diatonic and chromatic substitution notes, which are the main means of obscuring conventional chords.

In my next column I will deal with the chromatic approach notes.

Is it mainly diatonic or chromatic ?

It possesses a complete chromatic scale between these two notes.

Power, a New Zealander, plays the blues harp and the chromatic harmonica.

Substitution notes may be diatonic or chromatic .

The movement falls into two repeated halves, the second having more chromatic lower parts.

The new system was as deep and mysterious as its chromatic code name implied.

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