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ID: 300198145
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300198145

 

Record Type: concept
monochords (<zitherlike chordophones: plucked>, zitherlike chordophones, ... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Ancient single-string instruments, first mentioned in 5th century BCE Greece, used variously throughout history as a musical instrument, a device for measuring and demonstrating musical intervals, and an organ tuner's and piano tuner's adjunct.
 
Terms:
monochords (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
monochord (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
monochord (Dutch,AD,U,U)
獨弦琴 (C,U,Chinese (traditional)-P,D,U,U)
一弦琴 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
單一弦琴 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
dú xián qín (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Hanyu Pinyin)-P,UF,U,U)
du xian qin (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Pinyin without tones)-P,UF,U,U)
tu hsien ch'in (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Wade-Giles)-P,UF,U,U)
monochorden (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
monocordio (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,SN)
monocorde (C,U,Spanish,AD,U,SN)
Kanon (C,U,Spanish,UF,U,SN)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.TT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)
.... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Sound Devices (hierarchy name)
........ Sound Devices (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of sound devices (equipment)
............ sound devices (equipment) (G)
Hierarchy of <sound devices by acoustical characteristics>
................ <sound devices by acoustical characteristics> (G)
Hierarchy of chordophones
.................... chordophones (G)
Hierarchy of zitherlike chordophones
........................ zitherlike chordophones (G)
Hierarchy of <zitherlike chordophones: plucked>
............................ <zitherlike chordophones: plucked> (G)
Hierarchy of monochords
................................ monochords (G)

Additional Parents:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)
.... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Sound Devices (hierarchy name)
........ Sound Devices (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of sound devices (equipment)
............ sound devices (equipment) (G)
Hierarchy of <sound devices by function>
................ <sound devices by function> (G)
Hierarchy of tuning devices
.................... tuning devices (G)
Hierarchy of monochords
........................ monochords (G)

Additional Notes:
Chinese (traditional) ..... 指單弦的古樂器,最早記載於西元前五世紀的希臘。歷史上單弦琴用途眾多,可作為樂器、計算或呈現音程的裝置,以及管風琴或鋼琴調音師的輔助工具。 
Dutch ..... Toetseninstrumenten met 1 snaar, gebruikt om muziek mee te maken, om muzikale intervallen mee te meten en te demonstreren, of als hulpmiddel voor piano- en orgelstemmers, uit Griekenland, 5de eeuw v.Chr.-heden. 
Spanish ..... Antiguo instrumento de una sola cuerda, mencionado por primera vez en Grecia en el siglo V Antes de Cristo, usado de diferentes maneras a través de la historia, como un instrumento musical, un artefacto para medir y mostrar intervalos musicales, y un afinador complementario para órgano y piano. 

Sources and Contributors:
獨弦琴............  [AS-Academia Sinica Preferred]
...........  大英百科全書線上繁體中文版 May 8, 2012
一弦琴............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
...........  國家教育研究院-雙語詞彙、學術名詞暨辭書資訊網 28 July, 2014 May 8, 2012
單一弦琴............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
...........  TELDAP database (2009-)
du xian qin............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.......................  TELDAP database (2009-)
dú xián qín............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.......................  TELDAP database (2009-)
Kanon............  [CDBP-SNPC]
..............  Randel, Diccionario Harvard de Música (1997)
monochord............  [RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
....................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
....................  Encyclopedie van muziekinstrumenten (1977)
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
monochorden............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
.......................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......................  Encyclopedie van muziekinstrumenten (1977)
monochords............  [VP Preferred]
.......................  Arnold, New Oxford Companion to Music (1983) Vol. 1, 1193, has calibrated rule under the string; sounded by plucking or bowing
.......................  BHA Subject Headings (1985-)
.......................  Marcuse, Musical Instruments Dictionary (1975)
.......................  Sadie, New Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments (1984) illustration, Vol. 2, 682
monocorde............  [CDBP-SNPC]
....................  Tranchefort, Los Instrumentos Musicales (1994)
monocordio............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred]
.......................  Randel, Diccionario Harvard de Música (1997)
tu hsien ch'in............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.............................  TELDAP database (2009-)
 
Subject: .....  [AS-Academia Sinica, CDBP-SNPC, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  Encyclopedie van muziekinstrumenten (1977)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Legacy AAT data
Chinese (traditional) .......... [AS-Academia Sinica]
.......... TELDAP database (2009-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Encyclopedie van muziekinstrumenten (1977)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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