(Greek > Latin: a fitting together, joining, proportion, concord, agreement, musical harmony)
2. Adapted to all the harmonies or musical modes.
b. Universally harmonic or harmonizing with everything.
2. A description of an orchestra, choir, or society that promotes the study, performance, and appreciation of classical music: There were many people in Sharon's village who loved music so much that they founded a philharmonic club which invited small groups of musicians to come and to perform in their little church.
Every month David's family went to the city to enjoy the philharmonic ensembles, or chamber groups, that performed highly artistic music.
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2. The technique of taking an existing melodic line and altering the harmony which accompanies it.
2. An oscillation that has a frequency which is an integral submultiple of the frequency of a related oscillation.
2. An instrument for producing music at a distant point, or points, by means of alternating currents of electricity controlled by an operator who plays on a keyboard.
The music is produced by a receiving instrument similar to, or analogous to, the telephone; but not held to the ear. The pitch corresponds with the frequency of the alternation of currents.
2. Not yielding or producing harmonious sounds.
3. Not congenial or compatible; discordant.
4. Not exhibiting harmony or agreement.
2. Unmusical; discordant.