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'Many rhythms,' occurs frequently in African or jazz music
Subdivide each beat into three, rather than two, subbeats
Units that make up a melody
Distance between any two pitches
The loudness or softness of a musical sound
Length of time
How a melody moves up and down
Duple, trile, and quadruple are examples
Measures often begin with this
What organizes the basic units in music
The basic units of music
How the meter is marked off
Deliberate upsetting of the normal pattern of accents
Irregular numbers of beats that add up to a larger overall pattern
DefinitionTerm
Resting places that end phrases
Distinct quality of a musical sound
Melody that moves in small, connected intervals
Melody that moves by leaps
A secondary melody that accompanies a melody
Number of vibrations per second
The line, or tune, in music
 
A symbol that represents each pitch
What moves music forward in time
Weak beat in between the stronger beat
Music that moves without any strong sense of beat or meter
Last beat of the measure

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