one of the nine sister goddesses who presided over certain arts and sciences
5-7 string instrument associated with the cult of Apollo
larger version of the lyre
wind instrument associated with the cult of Dionysus
doctrine of ethos
the belief that music affects character and that different kinds of music affect it in different ways
a musical texture consisting of a single line of melody
a musical texture resulting from the performance of a monophonic melody by a large group of singers and/or instruments when some of the players would embellish the melody simultaneously with its plain performance by others in the ensemble
the system of tonal organization that predates the modern major and minor scales
traditionally, a combination of tones that are pleasing or restful in contrast to dissonance
traditionally, a combination of tones that, because of their tension, seeks resolution to a restful consonance
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