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Two or more notes sounded together which are discordant, and, in the prevailing harmonic system, require resolution to a consonance.
Also discord.


Igor Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring, "Dance of the Youths and Maidens"

Arnold Schoenberg: Suite for Piano, Op. 25, I

See Also

[German] Dissonanz (f)
[Italian] dissonanza (f)


Last Updated: 2016-05-23 01:39:44