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1

Pedal point

Sustained bass note, chords above it move

2

Counterpoint

a line against a line

3

Cubop

Cuban/Latin music merged with bebop

4

Sheets of sound

john coltrane improvisational style - fast patterns i guess

5

Modes

music played on different starting points like (G F C) but keys same key signature

6

"Amen" cadence

cadence heard in church at end

7

Whole tone scale

all tones are same distance apart so none stand out