• Definition for "atonality"
    • Music The lack of a tonal center and…
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atonality definition

  • noun:
    • Music The lack of a tonal center and of harmonies derived from a diatonic scale corresponding to these types of a center; not enough tonality.
    • songs A style of structure that does not have these types of a tonal center and its own derived harmonies.
    • a mode of music which written without a key.
    • A passage written without a vital.
    • the absence of a key; alternative to the diatonic system.
    • the absence of a vital; option to the diatonic system
    • musical The lack of a tonal center as well as harmonies derived from a diatonic scale corresponding to these types of a center; insufficient tonality.
    • songs a method of composition that lacks these types of a tonal center and its particular derived harmonies.
    • A style of music that's written without a key.
    • A passage written without a key.
    • the absence of an integral; option to the diatonic system.
    • the lack of an integral; replacement for the diatonic system
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