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cadence

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Any melodic or harmonic progression which has come to possess a conventional association with the ending of a comp., a section, or a phrase.

The commonest harmonic cadences are: (a)null...

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cadence

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Any melodic or harmonic progression which has come to possess a conventional association with the ending of a comp., a section, or a phrase.

The commonest harmonic cadences are: (a)null...

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Cadence

Daniel Harrison.

in The Oxford Handbook of Critical Concepts in Music Theory

P ublished online February 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis. 11266 words.

This article defines cadence as a convention of musical ending realized through counterpoint. It encodes the principle of imperfect sonorities resolving to perfect sonorities. The authentic...

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cadence

in Dictionary Plus Music

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 57 words.

A musical formula used to end a melody or harmonic progression. In Western tonal music, several cadences are possible, the

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Cadence

William S. Rockstro, George Dyson, William Drabkin, Harold S. Powers and Julian Rushton.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 2761 words.

The conclusion to a phrase, movement or piece based on a recognizable melodic formula, harmonic progression or dissonance resolution; the formula on which such a conclusion is based. The...

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broken cadence

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Interrupted cadence.

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broken cadence

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 4 words.

Interrupted cadence.

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broken cadence

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

Edited by Tim Rutherford-Johnson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 4 words.

Interrupted *cadence.

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cadence <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 5 words.

ˈkɛ:dǝns

sp cadence1

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dominant cadence

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Same as imperfect cadence, or half close.

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dominant cadence

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 9 words.

Same as imperfect cadence, or half close.

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