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Agogic accent

Definition and background:

a stress which is perceived solely because of prolongation of duration, not due to increased volume or pitch variation

For more information on the music term "Agogic accent" check out these other resources:

Wikipedia - Glossary of Musical Terminology

Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary

ORB -- Medieval Music Glossary

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