Examples from the Web for melodic
His voice is quiet, melodic, and often tinged with an undercurrent of mirth.Colm Toibin Describes The Creation Of His Quiet Masterpiece ‘Nora Webster’|Jennie Yabroff|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Swift is a rhythmic and melodic kleptomaniac, and I mean that as the highest of compliments.Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’: Country’s Prodigal Daughter Creates the Best Pop Album of the Year|Marlow Stern|October 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“We were about exploration, adventure—harmonic and rhythmic and melodic and more,” Weir says.Bob Weir on Drugged-Out Deadheads and Living in Jerry Garcia’s Shadow|Emily Shire|April 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His voice would morph from a melodic baritone to a deep, guttural snarl, grinding notes to a pulp.
Maybe I used the melodic Italian version for some odd reason.
Progression from one chord to another is called Harmonic progression; from one tone to another, Melodic progression.A Treatise on Simple Counterpoint in Forty Lessons|Friedrich J. Lehmann
Every student of music knows that a melody is constructed of certain phrases which have identifiable rhythmic and melodic shape.Richard Wagner His Life and His Dramas|W. J. Henderson
The melodic leading of the upper voice in the accompaniment, when Eva asks: "Could not a widower hope to win me?"The Complete Opera Book|Gustav Kobb
Furthermore, he showed a tendency to make his melodic themes recur at regular intervals, although he had no well-defined system.How Music Developed|W. J. Henderson
Symphony in C minor—it is dramatic, although the melodic web is never broken.Essay on the Creative Imagination|Th. Ribot
British Dictionary definitions for melodic
Word Origin and History for melodic
1818, from French mélodique, from Late Latin melodicus, from Greek melodikos, from melodia (see melody).