Sentence Examples


  • We can see, too, at once how the octave is such a smooth consonance.
  • Musicians with treble lutes and with harps an octave lower (or with lutes and harps over the sopranos and tenors respectively) were to lead the singers in giving out the melody.
  • The translators handled the octave stanza.
  • Saturday before Whitsunday, Whitsunday and its octave; all festivals in commemoration of the sufferings of Christ, i.e.
  • Thus, if the one note be an octave higher than the other, it will give double the number of waves in the same distance.