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Common Practice Period
(1600-1900) the basis for our traditional system of notating music and defining its elements, basis of the study of music fundamentals.
any rhythm that involves dividing the beat into a different number of equal subdivisions from that usually permitted by the time-signature (e.g., triplets, duplets, etc.)
eight notes, starting on a c and going up eight notes to the next c. Doubles the frequency of a certain pitch
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