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The team used something called a harmonic constant-Q transform to model the structure in pitched sound by harmonic, frequency, and time.

Thanks to its extended low-frequency response, it reproduced a rich and detailed picture of low harmonic information from both instruments.

Page disrupts the pattern in the second bar, moving up to the ninth, and fleshes out the figure with more harmonic support.

“We were about exploration, adventure—harmonic and rhythmic and melodic and more,” Weir says.

To step inside Madison Square Garden was to grab hold of a lifeline to an alternate world of harmonic order and balance.

The music is juvenile stuff—tonic-dominant, without harmonic richness or surprise.

Otherwise the pipes will speak a harmonic instead of the sound intended—as, indeed, frequently happens.

Harmonic Flutes, of double length open pipes, are now utilized by almost all organ builders.

The singing of the choir is pretty exact and melodious; but it is too weak—needs more harmonic energy and general strength.

The melody of the dance music which all along had seeped to them in harmonic murmur from the distant ballroom was now hushed.

Music no less surely does the same through the agency of rhythm, melody, and harmonic texture.


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On this page you'll find 34 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to harmonic, such as: melodic, symphonic, consonant, musical, accordant, and concordant.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.