Definition of Syncopation. Meaning of Syncopation. Synonyms of Syncopation

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Definition of Syncopation

Syncopation
Syncopation Syn`co*pa"tion, n. 1. (Gram.) The act of syncopating; the contraction of a word by taking one or more letters or syllables from the middle; syncope. 2. (Mus.) The act of syncopating; a peculiar figure of rhythm, or rhythmical alteration, which consists in welding into one tone the second half of one beat with the first half of the beat which follows.

Meaning of Syncopation from wikipedia

- makes use of syncopation, and it's often a vital element that helps tie the whole track together". In the form of a back beat, syncopation is used in virtually...
- refer to: Syncopation (dance), dancing on unstressed beats, or improvised steps Syncopation (1929 film), early American musical Syncopation (1942 film)...
- feature the "usual" syncopation, i.e., emphasising the even beats). Many dance teachers criticise the use of the term "syncopation" and abandon it in favour...
- "Elite Syncopations" is a 1902 ragtime piano composition by American composer Scott Joplin, originally published in 1903 by John Stark & Son. One of his...
- American musical style, ragtime may be considered a synthesis of African syncopation and European cl****ical music, especially the marches made po****r by...
- at the box office of $87,000. "Syncopation: Detail View". American Film Institute. Retrieved April 15, 2014. "Syncopation (1942)". Turner Cl****ic Movies...
- in brief moments of syncopation. Some are expected by the listener (as the tune repeats the p****age in which the first syncopation occurred); others are...
- Musical Film. Oxford University Press, 2010. Syncopation on IMDb Syncopation at the TCM Movie Database Syncopation at SilentEra Syncopation at AllMovie...
- Universal Syncopations is an album by Czech b****ist Miroslav Vitouš recorded in 2003 and released on the ECM label. Thom Jurek of Allmusic states "Universal...
- Syncopating Sue is a lost 1926 silent film romantic-comedy directed by Richard Wallace and starring Corinne Griffith and Tom Moore. It is based on a 1924...
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