To a living being no “It is” can be absolute; wherever there is an “Is,” there, among its harmonics, lurks an “Is not.”
The second difficulty relates to Plato's conception of harmonics.
Barbara with her delicate woman's sense felt the harmonics of chords swept within him.
Some musical instruments are richer in these harmonics than others.
The second time, the first eight bars are to be played an octave higher then the first time; the third in harmonics.
The majority of students have trouble with their harmonics, because they do not practice them in this way.
These harmonics or overtones will be considered later when dealing with the timbre or quality of the human voice.
There are three variations, the second being almost throughout in harmonics, single and double, and excessively difficult.
His compositions abound with novel combinations; double stops, harmonics, and arpeggios are displayed with wonderful results.
harmonics is an obscure and difficult branch of musical science, especially for those who do not know Greek.
1560s, "relating to music;" earlier (c.1500) armonical "tuneful, harmonious," from Latin harmonicus, from Greek harmonikos "harmonic, musical, skilled in music," from harmonia (see harmony). Meaning "relating to harmony" is from 1660s. The noun, short for harmionic tone, is recorded from 1777.
Noun Periodic motion whose frequency is a whole-number multiple of some fundamental frequency. The motion of objects or substances that vibrate or oscillate in a regular fashion, such as the strings of musical instruments, can be analyzed as a combination of a fundamental frequency and higher harmonics. ◇ Harmonics above the first harmonic (the fundamental frequency) in sound waves are called overtones. The first overtone is the second harmonic, the second overtone is the third harmonic, and so on.
Adjective Related to or having the properties of such periodic motion.