- A scale consisting entirely of intervals of a tone, with no semitones.Más ejemplos en oraciones
- The pentatonic scale, like the whole-tone scale, has attracted some Western composers as a means of expressing nationalism, echoing folk traditions, or creating special effects.
- Also mapped to the E whole-tone scale, his ‘Prime Numbers Whole Tone Quartet ‘was determined by prime numbers expressed in base 5.’
- Ex.8a shows the quartet's opening statement of this material and the piano's response; ex.8b shows how this relates to the whole-tone scale.
Más definiciones de whole-tone scaleDefinición de whole-tone scale en:
- el diccionario Inglés de EE.UU.