Music Terms from Greek

Can you name the music-related English terms from their modern Greek cognates?

ακουστικόςType of instrument that does not use electronics
κακοφωνίαSomething that sounds bad
συγχορδίαA group of (typically three or more) notes sounded together
χορωδίαA group of singers
κύμβαλοBrass or bronze percussion instrument
κιθάραType of stringed instrument
αρμονίαThe combination of simultaneous musical notes to produce a pleasing effect
μελωδίαMusically satisfying sequence of sounds
μουσικήWhat this quiz is all about
ορχήστραLarge group of musicians who play together on various instruments
ρυθμόςThe beat or timing pattern of music
συμφωνίαExtended, sophisticated musical work, to be played by a group of musicians
συνθετητήςInstrument that creates a variety of different sounds electronically
τόνοςA specific pitch.

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