- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||a method of composing or arranging music in which diverse but harmonious melodies are played at the same time.
Bach often used counterpoint in his keyboard compositions, with each hand playing a different version of the same melody.
||music, or one melodic line of a composition, that uses counterpoint.
||any idea, argument, or theme that contrasts with but complements another.
The word counterpoint
contains the following part:
that means against, in the opposite direction