music theory

Main Entry:  music theory
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  the study of the theoretical elements of music including sound and pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, and notation
Example:  Julliard has many music majors who concentrate on music theory.'s 21st Century Lexicon
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