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Definition for: Diatonic

Made of or using only the seven tones of a standard scale without additional chromatic notes. These scales have a firm tonal centre, and are the most commonly used in modern music. The use of chromatic notes creates an uneasy, tense sound, and they are only usually used to create that effect.

7 Tutorials Found For: Diatonic

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rock Andrew Szucs Andrew Szucs
Any Style Ben Lindholm Ben Lindholm
rock Christopher Schlegel Christopher Schlegel
metal Ben Lindholm Ben Lindholm
metal Prashant Aswani Prashant Aswani
jazz Hanspeter Kruesi Hanspeter Kruesi
Any Style Christopher Schlegel Christopher Schlegel