Conjoint tetrachords
Conjoint Con*joint", a. [F. conjoint, p. p. of conjoindre. See {Conjoin}, and cf. {Conjunct}.] United; connected; associated. ``Influence conjoint.'' --Glover. [1913 Webster]

{Conjoint degrees} (Mus.), two notes which follow each other immediately in the order of the scale, as ut and re. --Johnson.

{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}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Conjoint — Con*joint , a. [F. conjoint, p. p. of conjoindre. See {Conjoin}, and cf. {Conjunct}.] United; connected; associated. Influence conjoint. Glover. [1913 Webster] {Conjoint degrees} (Mus.), two notes which follow each other immediately in the order… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Conjoint degrees — Conjoint Con*joint , a. [F. conjoint, p. p. of conjoindre. See {Conjoin}, and cf. {Conjunct}.] United; connected; associated. Influence conjoint. Glover. [1913 Webster] {Conjoint degrees} (Mus.), two notes which follow each other immediately in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • conjunct — Conjoint Con*joint , a. [F. conjoint, p. p. of conjoindre. See {Conjoin}, and cf. {Conjunct}.] United; connected; associated. Influence conjoint. Glover. [1913 Webster] {Conjoint degrees} (Mus.), two notes which follow each other immediately in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hypolydian mode — The Hypolydian mode, literally meaning below Lydian , is a musical mode or diatonic scale of ancient Greece that was based upon the Lydian tetrachord: descending (the way the Greeks always wrote about it), a series of falling intervals of a… …   Wikipedia

  • Hypophrygian mode — The Hypophrygian mode, literally meaning below Phrygian , is a musical mode or diatonic scale of ancient Greece that was based upon the Phrygian tetrachord: a series of rising intervals of a whole tone, followed by a semitone, followed by another …   Wikipedia

  • Hypodorian mode — The hypodorian mode, literally meaning below dorian , is a musical mode or diatonic scale of ancient Greece that was based upon the dorian tetrachord: a series of rising intervals of a semitone followed by two whole tones. The rising scale for… …   Wikipedia

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