Meaning of HARMONIC in English

HARMONIC

adjective

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■ NOUN

progression

By setting them to different scales harmonic progressions which would be unplayable on a single harp are made possible.

When the two techniques are combined with harmonic progressions , the results can be fascinating.

The use of a repeated harmonic progression is typical of rock.

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Composers have often introduced dissonant diatonic notes into otherwise straight forward harmonic situations to give the desired touch of dissonance or unconventionality.

Dire harmonic confusion would result were the bass to be mingled with the upper parts.

Miller solos are complex and radiant; his harmonic support for the group, magnificent.

Now it is 4, which is to be subjected to harmonic analysis.

Our earliest piece of Orphic evidence, the Derveni commentary, described the workings of the cosmos as harmonic .

Their appearance is connected with anharmonicity, which leads to a breakdown of the selection rules derived assuming simple harmonic motion.

Then off with the chaconne she went, gathering force with each repetition of its harmonic pattern.

This particular train, though, headed for harmonic destinations never envisaged in Billy Strayhorn's original.

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