atonalist

atonalism

[ey-tohn-l-iz-uhm]
noun Music.
2.
a note, phrase, etc., that seems harsh or discordant.

Origin:
1925–30; atonal + -ism

atonalist, noun
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atonalism

noun
the absence of a key; alternative to the diatonic system [syn: atonality] [ant: key
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