Definition of fixed-doh in English:


(also fixed-do)


  • Denoting a system of solmization in which C is called ‘doh’, D is called ‘ray’, etc., irrespective of the key in which they occur.

    Compare with movable-doh
    • ‘Of the familiar tonal systems - the interval names, numbers, fixed-do, moveable-do with a do-based minor, and moveable-do with a la-based minor, the only one that is based on syntax is the moveable-do with a la-based minor.’
    • ‘I find that the fixed-do solfege syllables work best for this.’