pentachord definition

  • noun:
    • five notes (pitch classes) in a scale
    • An ancient tool of music with five strings.
    • An order or system of five sounds.
    • In music: A diatonic a number of five shades.
    • An instrument with five strings. Compare hexachord, monochord, etc.

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    • five notes (pitch classes) in a scale
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