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Definition of '12-tone music'


  1. a type of serial music introduced by Arnold Schoenberg; uses a tone row formed by the twelve semitones of the chromatic scale (and inverted or backward versions of the row)
       Synonyms: twelve-tone music twelve-tone system 12-tone system

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