Online Music Dictionary of Musical Terms Beginning With H
Harmonic Progression: The movement from one chord to another, usually in terms of their function.
Harmony: 1. The study of progression, structure, and relationships of chords. 2. When pitches are in agreement, or consonance.
Head Voice: The upper register of the singing voice.
Heldentenor: A heroic tenor with a strong, robust singing voice.
Hemitonium: A half-step.
Heterophony: The simultanious performance of two slightly different melodies.
Hymn: A Song, often a chorale, written in praise of God, or for a religious congregation.
Last updated: 3/6/2023