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Definition of "tonalities" [tonalities]

  • Plural form of tonality. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "tonalities" in a sentence
  • "Peter Schat proposed the "Tone Clock," a triad-based system which expands on the tonal ideas of Rameau, thus creating 12 distinct "tonalities"."
  • "Gershwin was not a jazz musician; his music is not jazz, but his inherent sensitivity to African-American music allowed him to create music that was intelligently and rewardingly coloured by its textures and tonalities."
  • "One, the 50 minutes of weird, alien "electronic tonalities" that constitute the music score."