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11 results for DESCANT

2 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
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Thu Jan 24, 201366ADecorative melody added above a simple musical themeMichael Shteyman
Thu May 22, 199740AMusical counterpointRose White

9 results for DESCANT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Fri Dec 22, 198930AAdded upper melodyLois SidwayMaleska
Fri Jul 3, 198742DMelodyWilson McBeathMaleska
Wed Oct 16, 198535AComment expansivelyJim PageMaleska
Thu Jan 31, 197410DWarbleJoan DeRossoWeng
Sun May 26, 1968126ACounterpoint melody.Will WengFarrar
Sun Sep 22, 196370ASing.Barbara BrasureFarrar
Sun Apr 22, 196288AMelodic variation.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Jul 31, 195744ATalk at length.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Mon Dec 3, 195174AThe soprano part.UnknownFarrar