Near rhymes   Synonyms / Related   [Definitions]  

Definitions of twelve-tone music:
  • noun:   a type of serial music introduced by Arnold Schoenberg; uses a tone row formed by the twelve semitones of the chromatic scale (and inverted or backward versions of the row)

Related words...
(New!) Usage examples...

Search for twelve-tone music at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2018 Datamuse