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organ point

OR-gan poynt


Term used for a drone (a low, sustained tone) that remains steady in the bass of a composition while other voices move about above it. An organ point is also called a pedal tonepedal note, a pedal, or a drone.

See Also

[English] pedal
[English] pedal point
[English] drone


Last Updated: 2016-06-06 00:50:11