organum definition

  • noun:
    • any one of various kinds medieval vocal polyphony, often according to Gregorian chant.
    • Variant of organon.
    • a kind of medieval polyphony which creates upon a current plainsong
    • identical to organon.
    • In music: An organ.
    • just like diaphony, 2.

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