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Symbol known as pound sign, number sign or hashtag/indicates note to be played 1/2 step higher than natural
Characteristic of a sound that relates to the amplitude of the sound wave
The four attributes of musical tones
Genre of electroacoustic music that is made in part from acousmatic sound (by mixing recorded sounds)/developed by Peter Schaeffer beginning in 1940's
Music in which some element of the composition is left to chance, and/or some primary element of a composed work's realization is left to the determination of its performer(s)
Literally 'from the sign'/instructs a musician to repeat a passage starting from the symbol (a slanted S with a diagonal line through it)/can be used 'al coda' or 'al fine'
Note or sequence of notes which precedes the first downbeat in a bar/also called a pickup or pickup note(s)
Symbol in the shape of a lower-case b/indicates note to be played 1/2 step lower than natural
Wavering effect in a musical tone, typically produced by rapid reiteration of a note or variation in the pitch of a note or by sounding 2 notes of slightly different pitches
Tremulous tone produced by a peculiar pressure of the finger on a string
12-tone technique also known as twelve-tone serialism, or twelve-note composition (British) devised by Schoenberg/uses all 12 notes (in an octave) in a piece of music
Volume of a sound or note/also refers to every aspect of the execution of a given piece
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Also known as a shake from 16th-19th centuries/musical ornament consisting of a rapid alternation between two adjacent notes, usually a semitone or tone apart
Musical symbol indicating that the note should be prolonged beyond its normal duration/also calle 'birdseye' or 'cyclops eye' b/c of symbol shape
Scale with 12 pitches per octave
Length of a note or piece of music
Set of five horizontal lines and four spaces that each represent a different musical pitch or in percussion, different instruments
Foundation of European musical tradition/scale composed of seven distinct pitch classes (i.e. major & minor scales)/a type of heptatonic scale/has 5 hole and 2 half steps
Any scale with 7 pitches per octave
Occur in Celtic, German, Nordic, Hungarian, W African folk music as well as Gospel, Bluegrass, Jazz /scale or mode with five notes per octave
Quality of a musical sound that distinguishes types of sound production (i.e. voices, string, wind, percussion)/characteristics include spectrum & envelope
Playing technique that involves plucking the strings of a string instrument
Perceptual property that allows the ordering of sounds on a frequency-related scale/relates to frequency of note

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