Sentence Examples

  • Polyphonic Masses.
  • As music becomes more polyphonic the inner parts of the orchestra become more and more emancipated.
  • His music is highly polyphonic, and modern in its instrumental treatment throughout.
  • They are an extension of the principle on which gongs and cymbals and all instruments without notes of determinate pitch are employed in otherwise polyphonic music.
  • Bach's conception of the function of an instrument is that it holds a regular part in a polyphonic scheme; and his blending of tones is like the blending of colours in a purely decorative design.