Serialism meaning

sîr'ē-ə-lĭz'əm
Serial compositions.
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The theory or composition of serial music.
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The twelve-tone system or technique of composition.
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(music) Music, especially from the 20th century, in which themes are based on a definite order of notes of an equal-tempered scale.
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Origin of serialism

  • serial +"Ž -ism. Calque of the German Reihenmusik.
    From Wiktionary