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(adj.) detached or disconnected in sound or style

Eighth note

a musical note having the time value of an eighth of a whole note


(music) a gradual decrease in loudness


A muscial form whose main feature is the return of the main theme, which alternates with secondary themes (Simple: ABABA, 2nd ABACA, 3rd ABACABA)


a musical interval of eight tones

Conjunct Interval

A melody type in which the notes move mainly by step

Time signature

the sign placed at the beginning of a composition to indicate its meter

Double bar lines

two vertical lines used to seperate larger sections of music

Natural minor scale

a diatonic scale with notes separated by whole tones except for the 2nd and 3rd and 5th and 6th


A number featuring one performer

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