Convolution: (En) that which is complex and difficult to follow. twist, contortion, entanglement.  The theory of the secondary dominant is a convoluted theory


Conundrum: (En) a difficult, confusing, intricate problem. Without definitions, learning the language of music becomes a conundrum of dogma


Cognition: (En)  A cognition is a realization that one can do something that was not heretofore able to be accomplished, or that one understands


Cadenza (It) lit. ‘to fall’. A virtuoso section near the end of a concerto. Quasi cadenza, like such a section.

Compound Symbols

Compound Symbols Theorists and their publishers use compound symbols with impunity and without explanation. It creates symbols that cannot be justified, and no

Conventions used in analyses

Conventions Used in the Analyses Notes are enclosed with singe quotation mark to differentiate between a note vs. an article; ‘A’ major triad