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tonal

1. of, relating to, or utilizing the diatonic system; having an established key
2. 
a. (of an answer in a fugue) not having the same melodic intervals as the subject, so as to remain in the original key
b. denoting a fugue as having such an answer
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Each section progresses from simple exercises to piano literature excerpts and then to sample pieces, which highlight each touch and matching tonal color.
1993; Ryherd and Wang 2010), but none of the investigations could provide guidelines for what the threshold of annoyance for tones in noise should be across a wide range of tonal frequencies.
A anamnese e a audiometria tonal liminar foram realizadas para selecionar os idosos participantes quanto a sua historia clinica e sensibilidade auditiva seguindo-se os criterios de inclusao e exclusao.
The tonal context appears to cause a shift in the listener's internal frame of reference when the interpolated tones are drawn from a different set than the one that incorporates the standard tone.
It suggests an account of what goes on in the brain, when a listener identifies the metrical and tonal structure of the piece he is listening to.
Chapter 1 ("Intervals, Transformations, and Tonal Analysis") focuses on transmitting foundational Lewinian concepts (e.
The aim of this paper is to carry out an investigation of the realization of the temporal and tonal characteristics of the words consisting of a short first syllable and a half-long second syllable in spontaneous speech.
Most artists would agree that tonal value is the most important contrasting element in a painting and probably a painting's single most important feature.
Lasarenko, worked with Matt Pendergast on this remix at Tonal studios in New York, re-recorded keyboard parts, often changing the chord progressions of the song to something completely different, while maintaining the key of the song so the artist's vocal are pitched correctly.
Superbly delivered without any hint of ennui, the tonal balance was perfectly judged and every turn of phrase elegantly crafted - with a gorgeous bonus in Eduardo Vassallo's cello coda.
Wide red tonal vase, pounds 20, red tonal bottle vase, pounds 16, red tonal candle holder, pounds 6, all Woolworths; gold round vase, pounds 8 and set of three metallic bottle vases, pounds 7, Asda.
En el modelo autosegmental y metrico (AM) de la entonacion, el contorno se genera por la suma de acentos tonales, prenucleares (todos los acentos tonales menos el ultimo) y nucleares (el acento tonal final de la emision).