mediant mediant

Definition(s):

  • (n) (music) the third note of a diatonic scale; midway between the tonic and the dominant

Usage(s):

  • On the Beatles: "Early style is typified by She Loves You (1963), with its duple metre, almost hypnotic beat, pentatonic melody, 32-bar song form and tonic-mediant tonal .

News

  • Mediant Communications Opens New Fulfillment Center

    NEW YORK, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mediant Communications, a provider of investor communications services and technology to banks, broker-dealers, mutual funds and corporations, today announced the opening of its new print-and-mail fulfillment center in Wayne, NJ.  The new facility enables the company to service the expanding needs and diversity of its growing customer base. Mediant ...
    on December 19, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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