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  • The effect (described as timeless, sustained ecstasy) is elicited by certain atonal vibrations referred to as semuta music.

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  • Arnold Schoenberg, whose music is generally used to define the term, atonal music, was opposed to the term.
  • His rhythm was different, atonal and strange, but not unpleasant.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle

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