Gradation (music)


Gradation (music)

In music gradation is gradual change within one parameter, or an overlapping of two blocks of sound.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Gradation — may refer to: * Gradation (music) * Gradation in color, a gradual change between hues, tones, or shades * Consonant gradation * Ordering by some type of grade * Calibration markings * Apophony, in linguisticsee also*Degradation …   Wikipedia

  • Music history — This article is about the academic field of music history. For an overview of music, see history of music. A famous Tang Dynasty guqin Jiu Xiao Huan Pei . The guqin has been played since ancient times, and has traditionally been favored by… …   Wikipedia

  • Music of Italy — See also: Music history of Italy Music of Italy Genres: Classical (Opera) Pop Rock (Hardcore New Wave Progressive rock) Disco Folk Hip hop Jazz History and …   Wikipedia

  • Contrast (music) — In music and musical form, procedures of contrast include stratification, juxtaposition, and interpolation. Procedures of connection include gradation, amalgamation, and dissolution. Contrast is also when you compare two different instrument… …   Wikipedia

  • The Seven Liberal Arts —     The Seven Liberal Arts     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Seven Liberal Arts     The expression artes liberales, chiefly used during the Middle Ages, does not mean arts as we understand the word at this present day, but those branches of… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Islam — Islamic /is lam ik, lah mik, iz /, Islamitic /is leuh mit ik, iz /, adj. /is lahm , iz , is leuhm, iz /, n. 1. the religious faith of Muslims, based on the words and religious system founded by the prophet Muhammad and taught by the Koran, the… …   Universalium

  • Nana Mizuki discography — Nana Mizuki discography Releases ↙Studio albums 8 ↙Compilation albums 2 …   Wikipedia

  • Musical form — Thought form of the Music of Gounod, according to Annie Besant and C.W. Leadbeater in Thought Forms (1901) The term musical form refers to the overall structure or plan of a piece of music …   Wikipedia

  • List of Air soundtracks — Air discography Releases ↙EPs 1 ↙Singles 1 ↙Soun …   Wikipedia

  • Finnish language — language name=Finnish nativename=suomi pronunciation=/ˈsuo.mi/ states=FIN EST Flag|Ingria Flag|Karelia NOR SWE Flag|Torne Valley region=Northern Europe speakers=about 6 million script=Latin alphabet (Finnish variant) familycolor=Uralic fam2=Finno …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.