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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.
Inclement weather didn't stop Festival Diapente's Breakfast with the Arts; performances by the Mayhem Poets, Sarasota Ballet and others were just moved inside the FSU/Asolo Center for the event, which kicked off the weeklong fest.
syncopated; dissonant Stanza 8 She fell to the ground and the blood it did flow 8+6 Diapente melody; low She fell to the ground 8 High but within and the blood it did flow a fifth I left Pretty Polly for the birds to weep and moan.
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 cantus firmus is in a diapason relation to the angels and in a diapason and diapente relation to God', even though God and the angels are an octave apart.
These were normally known by the Latin names inherited from Cicero and Boethius; however, one musician called the proportion 3:4 'subdiatessaron' instead of subsequitertia and 3:2 'diapente' instead of sesquialtera, another defined 'diapason', 'diapente', and 'diatessaron' not merely as the intervals, harmonic and melodic, of octave, fifth, and fourth, but as the proportions 2:1, 3:2, and 4:3, properly dupla, sesquialtera, and sesquitertia.(22) Not knowing that the dia- names, with their subintended
Festival Diapente. The third annual event brings together a range of performers and activities, from a Breakfast with the Arts April 15 to a Family Fest on the Bay, also April 15, to a wine tasting under the banyans at Selby Gardens, a Sixth Sense Late Night Party April 20 at the Van Wezel, and much more.
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.
This accounts for diatessaron, diapente and diapason, the three types of melody.(81) The four modes Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian and Myxolydian, likewise, have their affective correlatives: the chaste, the warlike, the amorous and the tragic.
Festival Diapente. The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall comes together with other artistic entities around town to present the second annual festival, which encompasses a wide variety of events.
9-15: Festival Diapente takes place at Van Wezel and other locations.