harmonic sequence

harmonic sequence

[här‚män·ik ′sē·kwəns]
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After finding equations (17) to (19), the second step is to find the harmonic sequence using the matrix in equation (7) by replacing equations (17) to (19) into it, thus, the elements of this matrix for a harmonic h are determined as following:
Deleting single chords from a harmonic sequence often has only a minor effect on the harmonic quality of the whole sequence.
Keywords and Phrases: Gruss inequality, Trapezoid inequality, Perturbed trapezoid inequality, Harmonic sequence of polynomials, n-convex function.
According to him, the harmonic sequence is "perfect" and compares the experience of listening to the progression to a roller coaster.
A LANGordon Excellent dynamic control and accuracy during changes of metre; assured pitching during discordant harmonic sequences, sometimes sung a capella or with a sparse piano accompaniment incongruous to the choral writing.
Karageorgis' Polyosti dances (poly=many, osti=ostinato) are based on ostinati (repeating motifs) that are distributed to different instruments, creating harmonic sequences and melodic profusion.
The merry swirl of harmonic sequences, however, suggested the kind of devoted coterie in Marais' court musician life.
Anderson in turn was inspired by movie scores and the American songbook--in particular the recordings of Duke Ellington, Nat King Cole, Art Tatum, Gil Evans and Nelson Riddle--and was known for creating sophisticated harmonic sequences during improvisations.
In these seven gripping tracks (the recorded acoustic too close for some tastes) we hear hints of Satie (not least the multi-textured collage of Parade), Stravinsky, American minimalist composers and harmonic sequences with suspensions worthy of Bach.
Harmonic sequences elicited a distinct magnetic response in participants' brains, the scientists report.
Near the end of this section, he takes up simple forms (binary, rounded binary, ternary, rondo) and harmonic sequences.
The harmonic style is also conservative, often relying on descending scalar bass lines and reserving cadences principally for the mediant and end of each verse, in contrast to concertato psalms of the period, which rely heavily on melodic and harmonic sequences articulated by frequent cadences.