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falsobordone, method of harmonizing psalm tunes, closely related to
fauxbourdon (q.v.). Falstaff, Sir John, perhaps the greatest and most famous
comic character in all ...
1400—74), the leading composer of the time, fauxbourdon was employed by the
Burgundian and Netherlandish composers who dominated European music
during the 15th century. It was widely utilized in simple musical settings of psalms
... fauxbourdon; gymel; homophony; monody; organum; polyphony; polytonality;
thorough bass drone: bourdon; drone; pedal point harmonic mode: cadence; key;
modulation; tonality ornamentation: Appoggiatura; suspension scale degrees: ...
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