Harmonious tones

  • 1 harmonious — [här mō′nē əs] adj. [Fr harmonieux < OFr harmonie: see HARMONY] 1. having parts combined in a proportionate, orderly, or pleasing arrangement; congruous 2. having similar or conforming feelings, ideas, interests, etc.; in accord 3. having… …

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  • 2 Passions and Prayers — Sextet in homage to Jerusalem, is a suite in five parts for horn, clarinet/bass clarinet, trombone, viola, double bass and piano. It was composed by Yitzhak Yedid in Jerusalem, Israel in 2003, and is dedicated to Jerusalem.Passions and Prayers is …

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  • 3 harmonize — 1 accord, *agree, correspond, square, conform, tally, jibe Analogous words: reconcile, adjust, *adapt, accommodate: *match, equal, approach, touch, rival Antonyms: clash: conflict 2 Harmonize, tune, attune mean to bring things into accord with… …

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  • 4 Frank O'Meara — Francis Joseph O Meara (March 30, 1853 ndash; 1888) was an Irish artist. BiographyThe son of a doctor, O Meara was born in Carlow, Ireland. Around 1872, the young artist travelled to Paris where he would study under the French painter Carolus… …

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  • 5 chord — n. 1. String (of a musical instrument). 2. Harmonious tones. 3. Harmony. 4. (Geom.) Right line uniting the extremities of an arc …

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  • 6 symmetry — symmetry, proportion, balance, harmony are comparable chiefly as used in the arts of design and decoration to mean a quality which gives aesthetic pleasure and which depends upon the proper relating of details and parts to each other (as in… …

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  • 7 concord — [kän′kôrd΄, käŋ′kôrd] n. [ME & OFr concorde < L concordia, agreement, union < concors (gen. concordis), of the same mind < com , together + cor,HEART] 1. agreement; harmony 2. a) friendly and peaceful relations, as between nations b) a… …

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  • 8 harmony of the spheres — a doctrine promulgated by the Pythagoreans that the celestial spheres are separated by intervals corresponding to the relative lengths of strings that produce harmonious tones compare music of the spheres * * * harmony of the spheres see under… …

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  • 9 South Asian arts — Literary, performing, and visual arts of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka. Myths of the popular gods, Vishnu and Shiva, in the Puranas (ancient tales) and the Mahabharata and Ramayana epics, supply material for representational and… …

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  • 10 Color analysis (art) — Color analysis, also called skin tone color matching or color seasons, is the process of finding colors of clothing and makeup to match a person s complexion, eye color, and hair color. It is often used as an aid to wardrobe planning and style… …

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  • 11 arts, East Asian — Introduction       music and visual and performing arts of China, Korea, and Japan. The literatures of these countries are covered in the articles Chinese literature, Korean literature, and Japanese literature.       Some studies of East Asia… …

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  • 12 List of carillons — For a general overview of musical bell instruments, See Campanology : For the description and history of the carillons listed hereunder, See Carillon Traditional carillons , non traditional carillons , and pseudo carillons ndash; each per… …

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  • 13 painting — /payn ting/, n. 1. a picture or design executed in paints. 2. the act, art, or work of a person who paints. 3. the works of art painted in a particular manner, place, or period: a book on Flemish painting. 4. an instance of covering a surface… …

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  • 14 Harmony — This article is about musical harmony and harmonies. For other uses of the term, see Harmony (disambiguation). Disharmony redirects here. For the episode of Angel, see Disharmony (Angel) …

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  • 15 Music of China — Timeline General topics Traditional Chinese instruments …

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  • 16 interior design — 1. the design and coordination of the decorative elements of the interior of a house, apartment, office, or other structural space, including color schemes, fittings, furnishings, and sometimes architectural features. 2. the art, business, or… …

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  • 17 Musical system of ancient greece — This article concerns itself with the music theoretical and mathematical tone system of ancient Greece. For a discussion of the cultural aspects and history of ancient Greek music, see Music of ancient Greece. The musical system of ancient Greece …

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  • 18 Islamic arts — Visual, literary, and performing arts of the populations that adopted Islam from the 7th century. Islamic visual arts are decorative, colourful, and, in religious art, nonrepresentational; the characteristic Islamic decoration is the arabesque.… …

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  • 19 Astrology — Not to be confused with Astronomy. ‹ The template below (Ast box) is being considered for merging. See templates for discussion to help reach a consensus. › …

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  • 20 Harmony — • A concord of sounds, several tones of different pitch sounded as a chord; among the Greeks, the general term for music Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Harmony     Harmony      …

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