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Record 1 2018-07-05

English

Subject field(s)
  • Jazz
DEF

In jazz-based harmony, melody, and improvisation, a scale degree that obscures the harmonic function of a chord and/or creates a strong dissonance.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Jazz
Key term(s)
  • note dissonnante

Spanish

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