Definition of cross-rhythm in English:
1A rhythm used simultaneously with another rhythm or rhythms.
- A remarkable passage in unisons and octaves follows which leads to a fugue bristling with cross-rhythms.
- This is a lyrical piece involving complex cross-rhythms.
- The finale is a blazing samba, with all sorts of cross-rhythms and various textures.
Definition of cross-rhythm in:
- British & World English dictionary
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