Cadence (muisic)

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Perfect authentic cadence (V–I wit ruits in the bass pairts an tonic in the heichest vyce o the feenal chord): ii–V–I progression in C major, fower-part hermony (Benward & Saker 2003, p.90.). Aboot this soondPlay 

In Wastren muisical theory, a cadence (Latin cadentia, "a fawin") is "a melodic or hermonic confeeguration that creauts a sense o resolution [feenality or pause]".[1]

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  1. Don Michael Randel (1999). The Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music and Musicians, p. 105-106. ISBN 0-674-00084-6.