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Definition for: Chromatic

Notes outside the key of a piece of music. In practice, any note is a chromatic note, but using them heavily risks the music become atonal. They are usually employed as passing notes within a solo or melody, which add color but aren't emphasized. This makes the melody more interesting, but doesn't detract from the tonal quality overall.

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blues Christopher Schlegel Christopher Schlegel
Any Style Christopher Schlegel Christopher Schlegel
acoustic Mike Olekshy Mike Olekshy
country Anders Mouridsen Anders Mouridsen
rock Henrik Linde Henrik Linde
rock Andy Gurley Andy Gurley
surf Neal Walter Neal Walter
world music Tom Finch Tom Finch
jazz Hanspeter Kruesi Hanspeter Kruesi