A canon in which the theme or subject is repeated backwards in the second part. Also called crab canon.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
- In the 14th and 15th centuries, retrograde motion was employed to form what is known as crab canon, or canon cancrizans, wherein the original melody is turned backward to become the second voice.
Definición de canon cancrizans en:
- el diccionario Inglés de EE.UU.