polytonality

noun poly·to·nal·i·ty \ ˌpä-lē-tō-ˈna-lə-tē \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of polytonality

:the simultaneous use of two or more musical keys

polytonal

play \ˌpä-lē-ˈtō-nᵊl\ adjective

polytonally

play \ˌpä-lē-ˈtō-nᵊl-ē\ adverb

First Known Use of polytonality

1923


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