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identify basic music symbols
tells how many beats are in each measure and what kind of note gets one beat
space between two barlines
two eighth notes connected with a beam, equal to one beat
gets one half count of silence
divides the staff into measures
Used for the lower sounding pitches. Also called F clef.
shows the end of a piece of music
gradually decreasing in volume, also written as decresc.
dotted half note
gets 3 counts of sound
gets one-half count of sound
hold the note or rest longer than its time value
gets 2 counts of sound
gets 2 counts of silence
lowers the pitch of a note by one-half step
medium loud volume
cancels the effect of a flat or sharp
gets one count of sound
gets one count of silence
go back and play again
raises the pitch of a note by one-half step
the 5 lines and 4 spaces on which music is written
Used for the higher sounding pitches. Also known as the G clef.
gets 4 counts of sound
gets 4 counts of silence
gradually decreasing in volume
multiple measure rest
more than one measure rest
play the note with more emphasis
flats or sharps placed between the clef sign and time signature
play smooth and connected
play the notes short and detached
gradually slowing down
2 or more notes of the same pitch, connected with a curved line, add the time values together and play as one note
2 or more notes of different pitch, connected with a curve line, tongue the first note and smoothly connect the other notes