# passing tone definition

• noun:
• See passing note.
• a non-harmonic tone this is certainly a moment below a note in a single chord an additional higher than a note inside various other chord
• a nonharmonic note placed for transition between harmonic records
• a tone introduced between two various other tones, on an unaccented percentage of a measure, with regard to smoother melody, but creating no important area of the balance.

## Related Sources

• Hypernym for "passing tone"
• tone