Atonal

  • (adj): Characterized by avoidance of traditional Western tonality.
    Synonyms: unkeyed

Some articles on atonal:

Atonality
... The repertory of atonal music is characterized by the occurrence of pitches in novel combinations, as well as by the occurrence of familiar pitch combinations in ... However, "s a categorical label, 'atonal' generally means only that the piece is in the Western tradition and is not 'tonal' " (Rahn 1980, 1) "serialism ... insights about even strictly serial music depend only on such basic atonal theory" (Rahn 1980, 2) ...
Atonal II
... Atonal II (Nahuatl name), also referred to as Atonaltzin (Nahuatl reverential form), Dzawindanda (Mixtec name), or Lord 6 Water, was a 15th century ruler of the Mixtec kingdom of Coixtlahuaca ... Atonal was executed after Coixtlahuaca was conquered by the Aztecs under Moctezuma I, ostensibly to avenge the deaths of 160 pochteca ... Persondata Name Atonal 02 Alternative names Short description Date of birth Place of birth Date of death Place of death This Mexican biographical article is a stub ...
Steve Bellamy - Biography - Atonal Sports and Entertainment
... Atonal Sports and Entertainment owns and operates several tennis centers, a film company and Palisades Sound Recording Studio ... Atonal Films produces documentaries shot in HD ... Atonal’s charitable arm controls the Make a Racket Foundation, which gets unused tennis racquets out of closets and into the hands of underprivileged youth ...
Atonality - Composing Atonal Music
... Setting out to compose atonal music may seem complicated because of both the vagueness and generality of the term ... However, he provides one example as a way to compose atonal pieces, a pre-twelve-tone technique piece by Anton Webern, which rigorously avoids anything that suggests tonality, to choose pitches that do not ... in his explanation of dissonant counterpoint, which is a way to write atonal counterpoint (Seeger 1930) ...
Maurice Vaute - Compositions - Lieder (voice and Piano)
... poem by Laure Rolland Le démon des orages, poem by Jean-Louis Vanham Partage, poem by Vanham (atonal) Ciel gris, ciel noir, poem by Maurice Carême Testament, poem by Lisa Chastelet Le petit âne gris ...