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Meaning of "agogic" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF AGOGIC

agogic  [əˈɡɒdʒɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AGOGIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Agogic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES AGOGIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

agogic

Accent (music)

In music, an accent is an emphasis placed on a particular note, either as a result of its context or specifically indicated by an accent mark. Accents contribute to the articulation and prosody of a performance of a musical phrase. Compared to surrounding notes: ▪ A dynamic accent or stress accent is an emphasis using louder sound, typically most pronounced on the attack of the sound. ▪ A tonic accent is an emphasis on notes by virtue of being higher in pitch as opposed to higher in volume. ▪ An agogic accent is an emphasis by virtue of being longer in duration. Accents which do not correspond to the stressed beats of the prevailing meter are said to be syncopated.

Definition of agogic in the English dictionary

The definition of agogic in the dictionary is ɡivinɡ the impression of a musical accent.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH AGOGIC


anagogic
ˌænəˈɡɒdʒɪk
apagogic
ˌæpəˈɡɒdʒɪk
biologic
ˌbaɪəˈlɒdʒɪk
cholagogic
ˌkɒləˈɡɒdʒɪk
emmenagogic
ɪˌmɛnəˈɡɒdʒɪk
geologic
ˌdʒiːəˈlɒdʒɪk
histologic
ˌhɪstəˈlɒdʒɪk
hydrologic
ˌhaɪdrəˈlɒdʒɪk
hypnagogic
ˌhɪpnəˈɡɒdʒɪk
hypnogogic
ˌhɪpnəˈɡɒdʒɪk
isagogic
ˌaɪsəˈɡɒdʒɪk
logic
ˈlɒdʒɪk
mystagogic
ˌmɪstəˈɡɒdʒɪk
paragogic
ˌpærəˈɡɒdʒɪk
pedagogic
ˌpɛdəˈɡɒdʒɪk
phlegmagogic
ˌflɛməˈɡɒdʒɪk
ptyalagogic
ˌtaɪələˈɡɒdʒɪk
secretagogic
sɪˌkriːtəˈɡɒdʒɪk
sialagogic
ˌsaɪələˈɡɒdʒɪk
sialogogic
ˌsaɪələˈɡɒdʒɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AGOGIC

ago
agog
agoge
agoing
agon
agonal
agone
agonic
agonic line
agonies
agonise
agonised
agonisedly
agonising
agonisingly
agonist
agonistic
agonistical
agonistically
agonize

WORDS THAT END LIKE AGOGIC

cryptologic
demagogic
dermatologic
ecologic
epagogic
epidemiologic
formal logic
fuzzy logic
gynecologic
hematologic
histopathologic
illogic
immunologic
morphologic
pharmacologic
physiologic
psychologic
symbolic logic
urologic
virologic

Synonyms and antonyms of agogic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «agogic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AGOGIC

Find out the translation of agogic to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of agogic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «agogic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

agogic
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

agógico
570 millions of speakers

English

agogic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

agogic
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

agogic
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

agogic
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

agógicas
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

agogic
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

agogique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Agogic
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Agogik
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

agogic
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

agogic
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Agogic
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

agogic
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

agogic
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अगामी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

agogic
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

agogico
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

agogic
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

agogic
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

agogică
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

agogic
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

agogiese
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

agogic
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

agogic
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of agogic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AGOGIC»

The term «agogic» is used very little and occupies the 160.164 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AGOGIC» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about agogic

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AGOGIC»

Discover the use of agogic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to agogic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Performance Practices in Classic Piano Music: Their ...
Early Evidence of Agogic Rubato During the nineteenth century the term rubato became identified with tempo flexibility or elasticity. The practice of spontaneous, expressive flexibility is an old one that has varied in degree from style to style ...
Sandra P. Rosenblum, 1988
2
The Shape of Practical Theology: Empowering Ministry with ...
This is why the pastoral counselor must go beyond the hermeneutic moment and create the conditions for the agogic moment to occur. While the word pedagogy is familiar to us, the word agogy is less familiar. Agogy, which basically means ...
Ray S. Anderson, 2001
3
Chopin: Pianist and Teacher: As Seen by His Pupils
Last and most important, the dynamic accent indicated by sf (sforzando, printed fz in the OFE) should be distinguished from the agogic accent which lengthens the note, indicated by > . Chopin graphically differentiates between these two ...
Jean-Jacques Eigeldinger, Roy Howat, 1988
4
The End of Early Music : A Period Performer's History of ...
I've mentioned the agogic accent, also known as “emphatic lingering.” It involves prolonging the first of a group of four notes in faster passages and making it stronger. It is a technique that clarifies metric groups and delineates figuration.32  ...
Faculty of Music University of Montreal Bruce Haynes Associate Professor, 2007
5
Playing the Harpsichord Expressively: A Practical and ...
Jacques Duphly — Les Graces, Pieces de Clavecin, Troisieme Livre, m. 14 Composers from other national schools usually indicated this technique by means of rhythmic notation, such as in the following example by Henry Purcell: Agogic ...
Mark Kroll, 2004
6
Integrated Practice: Coordination, Rhythm, & Sound
THE FOUR ACCENTS AND THE GRID If you bring the metric grid alive in an intelligent and playful manner, agogic, dynamic, and tonal accents gain in emotion and power. The beginning of Maurice Ravel's “Valses Nobles et Sentimentales” ...
Pedro de Alcantara, 2011
7
Schenker's Argument and the Claims of Music Theory
Riemann's first reading (which might be designated an “analytic” reading) gives the placement of the principal agogic accents (the notations “2” and“4”).Yet there is something slightly troubling in this reading. Where we would expect a phrase ...
Leslie David Blasius, 1996
8
The Oxford Dictionary of Music
The complementary term to 'agogic accent' is 'dynamic accent', which implies rhythmic accentuation through increases in volume. 2. In a wider sense, 'agogic' covers everything connected with 'expression', e.g. rallentando, accelerando, ...
Michael Kennedy, Tim Rutherford-Johnson, Joyce Kennedy, 2012
9
Ergonomic guitar technique - Second edition
Tempo rubato and agogic alterations The rhythm is one of the most basic components in music and creates much of the structure that makes the music understandable. At the same time, the rhythm is the factor that brings the music forward, ...
Joakim Zelmerloow, 2012
10
Sweet Anticipation: Music and the Psychology of Expectation
Figure 14.15 “Agogic syncopation” arising from an unexpected durational contrast where longer durations coincide with weaker beats. Duration can also be used to create syncopation. Figure 14.15 shows a passage where short duration ...
David Brian Huron, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AGOGIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term agogic is used in the context of the following news items.
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Daniel Barenboim, Royal Festival Hall, London — review
The slow movement was equally unflinching, shading melodic lines through agogic distortions rather than a wide colour palette. The A Major ... «Financial Times, May 15»
2
Aiming for a musical summit but falling short
He is not overly concerned with agogic markings, those indicators used by composers to specify how they wish a note to be attacked and ... «Washington Post, May 15»
3
Acknowledging the Inadequacy of Empathy
But he held himself stiffly to the end, and a conductor could not have better timed the agogic beat before his final “Never again.” There was no ... «Wall Street Journal, May 15»
4
Colli, BBCSO, Oramo, Barbican Hall
Colli's vision shouldn't have worked as well as it did, but somehow the agogic pauses, unusual breaks in phrases and dynamic extremes ... «The Arts Desk, Jan 15»
5
Shaunna McEvilly to launch debut EP
The four-tracks on the EP, written and performed by Shaunna, feature Martin Tierney (Agogic Logic ) on bass and A Band Called Wanda's ... «Galway Advertiser, Dec 14»
6
Mini maestro mystifies me
Lara moves in a way that shows that she recognizes agogic accents” (longer durations of tones, which give natural stress to music). She often ... «OUPblog, Apr 14»
7
Handel: Harpsichord Suites (Egarr)
Rubato and agogic emphases that would be excessive even in the daintiest Couperin are still less appropriate to the Saxon master. Easily the ... «Limelight Magazine, Mar 14»
8
CHOPIN: Etudes, Op. 10 & Op. 25 – Jan Lisiecki, piano – DGG
The galloping F Major moves playfully to B Major in an agogic mix of notes in which white key replace the black keys. Lisiecki makes the ... «Audiophile Audition, Jan 14»
9
READ: Maestro Lorin Maazel on Kim Kardashian's No Underwear …
... the philosophical implications of a phrase, the challenge of matching sonorities of orchestral groupings, the agogic of an interpretation, the ... «Classicalite, Dec 13»
10
“Beatrice Rana: Silver Medalist” = SCHUMANN: Symphonic Etudes …
While the ensuing Barcarolla might nod to Venetian gondoliers and Chopin, the music becomes agitated and fragmentary, with quick agogic ... «Audiophile Audition, Dec 13»

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