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diapente

(ˌdaɪəˈpɛntɪ)
n
(Music, other) music (in classical Greece) the interval of a perfect fifth
[C14: from Latin, from Greek dia pente khordōn sumphōnia concord through five notes, from dia through + pente five]
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Hace igualmente referencia a la combinacion de tonos y sonidos con los que se forma la armonia: altera, tripla, diapason y diapente, o los intervalos que son la base de la armonia, e incluso a la teoria musical basada en las matematicas de Pitagoras cuando habla de la distincion entre el geometrico y aritmetico, y sus combinaciones matematicas.
In doing this, he concentrates for the most part on the usual issues raised by contemporary south German theorists: the gamut of notes, the proportions governing it, and its classification into tetrachords; the species of diatessaron, diapente, and diapason (that is, fourth, fifth, and octave); the eight modes and recognition of their characteristics.
Similiter quis dicit quintam speciem diapason de quintis partibus non consistentem cum nulla diapente sit quinta, nulla diatessaron, quae sunt constitutivae partes diapason?
Kurtzman's analyses of the sacred concertos take an eclectic approach that fuses traditional tonal analysis, modal analysis based on the work of Bernhard Meier, ideas borrowed from Eric Chafe's "modal-hexachordal system," and Susan McClary's quasi-Schenkerian concept of diapente descents.
The second annual Festival Diapente offered great parties as well as performances, including an evening inside a giant sandcastle at The Ritz-Carlton's Members Beach Club and a Sixth Sense celebration at the Van Wezel.
9-15: Festival Diapente takes place at Van Wezel and other locations.
In March, look forward to the Sarasota Jazz Festival, Festival Diapente, and the Eighth Annual Sarasota Film Festival that kicks off the last day of March and continues through April 9.
The Van Wezel's Festival Diapente offered workshops, performances and a host of other events involving sight, sound, taste, touch and fragrance, all culminating in a mainstage Cirque du Soleil-style spectacular put on by MASS Ensemble.
the Van Wezel's first-ever Festival Diapente (the word means a perfect fifth and refers to a harmonic blend of sight, sound, taste, touch and fragrance) has been growing by leaps and bounds since it was first conceived.