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Harmonic parallelism
also called "harmonic planing" or "parallel voice leading" and has 4 more synonyms

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  1. In music harmonic parallelism, also known as harmonic planing or parallel voice leading, is the parallel movement of two or more lines or chords (harmonies)

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  2. Examples may be found in Claude Debussy's "Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune" (1894), Maurice Ravel's Daphnis and Chloë Suite No. 2 (1913), Richard Strauss's Elektra (1909), Arnold Schoenberg's Pierrot Lunaire, "Columbine" (1914), and William Sch

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  3. In the last example the inversions of the chords suggest a bichordal effect. (DeLone et al. 1975, p.332 to 333)

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