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Definition of Tetrachords
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Conjoint tetrachordsConjoint Con*joint", a. [F. conjoint, p. p. of conjoindre. See
Conjoin, and cf. Conjunct.]
United; connected; associated. ``Influence conjoint.'
Conjoint degrees (Mus.), two notes which follow each other
immediately in the order of the scale, as ut and re.
Conjoint tetrachords (Mus.), two tetrachords or fourths,
where the same note is the highest of one and the lowest
of the other; -- also written conjunct. Disjunct tetrachordsDisjunct Dis*junct", a. [L. disjunctus, p. p. of disjungere to
disjoin. See Disjoin, and cf. Disjoint.]
1. Disjoined; separated. [R.]
2. (Zo["o]l.) Having the head, thorax, and abdomen separated
by a deep constriction.
Disjunct tetrachords (Mus.), tetrachords so disposed to
each other that the gravest note of the upper is one note
higher than the acutest note of the other.
Meaning of Tetrachords from wikipedia
or disjunct tetrachords
. Conjunct tetrachords share
a note, while disjunct tetrachords
by a disjunctive
- The interval vector
for all all-interval tetrachords
is [1,1,1,1,1,1]. In the examples
below, the tetrachords
[0,1,4,6] and [0,1,3,7] are built
on E. The...
can be also described
as two tetrachords separated
by a whole
tone. For example, under
this view the two tetrachord structures
of C major would
of four stacked tetrachords called
the (from bottom
to top) Hypaton, Meson, Diezeugmenon
and Hyperbolaion tetrachords
(see the right
of four notes
that they produced
were called tetrachords
("four strings"). A diatonic tetrachord
comprised, in descending
order, two whole tones
- note. There
are 6 basic tetrachords
, named sometimes according
to their tonic
note and sometimes according
to the tetrachord
's most distinctive
- and a half step. With this tuning, a diatonic scale
into two tetrachords
, or groups
of four notes. For example, on an instrument
with D as the...
- In music
theory, the descending tetrachord
is a series
of four notes
from a scale, or tetrachord
to lowest, or descending...
- organized against
a background pattern formed
and disjunct tetrachords
a larger pitch system called
the gamut. The chants
- maqam Modes
of limited transposition Symmetric scale Synthetic modes Tetrachord
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app with scales
& building chords
for the scales
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