CONTENTS
- Beat and pulse
- Downbeat
- Upbeat
- Onbeat
- Offbeat
- Backbeat
- Tuplets
- Crossbeat
- Double simple
- Triple simple
- Quadruple simple
- Double compound
- Triple compound
- Quadruple compound
- Additive meters
- Metric change
- Unusual
- Under 50 BPM
- 50—90 BPM
- 90—120 BPM
- 120—160 BPM
- Over 160 BPM
- Strict time
- Increase of tempo
- Gradual increase of tempo
- Decrease of tempo
- Gradual decrease of tempo
- Disregarding strict tempo
- Soft
- Loud
- Gradual increase in loudness
- Gradual decrease in loudness
- Sudden emphasis
- Sudden ease
- Held
- Held and emphasised
- Detached
- Conjunct
- Disjunct
- Consonance
- Dissonance
- Monophonic
- Homophonic
- Heterophonic
- Polyphonic
- Sound collage
- Pure tone
- Complex tone
- Musical tone
- Timbre
- Harmony
- Noise
- Definite
- Indefinite
- Idiophones
- Membranophones
- Chordophones
- Aerophones
- Electrophones
- Just intonation
- Musical temperament
- Unision
- Semitone
- Whole step
- Minor third
- Major third
- Fourth
- Tritone
- Fifth
- Minor sixth
- Major sixth
- Major seventh
- Octave
- Compound intervals
- Microtones
- Major scale
- Natural minor scale
- Harmonic minor scale
- Melodic minor scale
- Double harmonic scale
- Phrygian dominant scale
- Jazz minor scale
- Enigmatic scale
- Anhemitonic pentatonic scales
- Hemitonic pentatonic scales
- Whole tone scale
- Augmented scale
- Chromatic scale
- Bebop scales
- Scale of harmonics
- Non-octave-based scales
- Power chord
- Major
- Minor
- Augmented
- Diminished
- Suspended
- 7th
- Major 7th
- Minor 7th
- Minor major 7th
- Diminished 7th
- Half-diminished 7th
- Augmented minor 7th
- Augmented major 7th
- Dominant minor 9th
- Minor 9th
- Major 9th
- Hendrix chord
- Dominant 11th
- Minor 11th
- Major 11th
- Dominant 13th
- Added-2nd chord
- Added-4th chord
- Added-6th chord
- Barbershop 7th
- Polychords
- Tone Clusters
- Tonal
- Modal
- Atonal
KEY
- Major key
- Minor key
- I
- V
- IV
- ii
- iii
- vi
- vii°
- Secondary functions
- Perfect cadences
- Plagal cadences
- Half cadences
- Deceptive cadences
- Picardy third
- Tonicization
- Common-chord modulation
- Common-tone modulation
- Enharmonic modulation
- Chromatic modulation
- Sequential modulation
- Parallel key modulation
- Abrupt modulations
- The truck driver's gear change
- Borrowed chords
- Contrast chords
- Voice leading
- Augmented sixth chords
- Neapolitan chord
- Approach chord
- Tristan chord
- Passing chords
- Compressor
- Expander
- Gate
- Limiter
- Ducking
- Overdrive
- Disortion
- Fuzz
- Bit crusher
- Feedback
- Delay
- Reverb
- Flanger
- Leslie speaker
- Phaser
- Tremolo
- Harmonizer
- Pitch shifter
- Chorus
- Filter/Equalizer
- Wah-wah
- Talkbox
- Vocal fry
- Modal voice
- Falsetto
- Whistle
- Bass
- Baritone
- Tenor
- Countertenor
- Alto
- Mezzo-soprano
- Soprano
- Choir
- Rap
- Belting
- Cry break
- Autotune
- Overtone singing
- Beatboxing
- Scat
- Growl
- Yodeling