polytonally
adverb see polytonality

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • polytonally — See polytonal. * * * …   Universalium

  • polytonally — adverb In a polytonal way …   Wiktionary

  • polytonally — poly·tonally …   English syllables

  • polytonally — adverb see polytonal …   Useful english dictionary

  • polytonal — polytonally, adv. /pol ee tohn l/, adj. Music. marked by or using polytonality. [1920 25; POLY + TONAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • polytonality — noun Date: 1923 the simultaneous use of two or more musical keys • polytonal adjective • polytonally adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • musical composition — Introduction       the act of conceiving a piece of music, the art of creating music, or the finished product. These meanings are interdependent and presume a tradition in which musical works exist as repeatable entities. In this sense,… …   Universalium

  • polytonality — [päl΄i tō nal′ə tē] n. [ POLY + TONALITY] Music the simultaneous use of two or more keys polytonal adj. polytonally adv …   English World dictionary

  • polytonal — adjective using more than one key or tonality simultaneously (Freq. 1) exciting rhythms and polytonal harmonies • Similar to: ↑tonal • Derivationally related forms: ↑polytonality * * * polytonally, adv …   Useful english dictionary

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