Definition of dodecaphonic in English:

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Pronunciation: /dōˌdekəˈfänik/


Another term for twelve-tone.
Example sentences
  • Fifty-five years after his death, Anton Webern still leads listeners through a musical underworld where even dodecaphonic and atonal rules simply don't apply.
  • The composer began as a Schoenberg disciple and produced a lovely piano concerto in the dodecaphonic style.
  • The liner notes make a big deal of the fact that some of the music of the finale follows dodecaphonic practice.

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Syllabification: do·dec·a·phon·ic

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