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the use of facial muscles and the shaping of the lips to the mouthpiece of woodwind instruments or the mouthpiece of the brass instruments.
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a reflection of a sound that takes longer to arrive at the listener than the direct arrival of the sound from the source. This effect can also be emulated mechanically or digitally.
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an audio effect produced by mixing two identical signals together, one signal delayed by a small and gradually changing period, usually smaller than 20 milliseconds.
a percussion technique, usually referring to a marimba or vibraphone. It is achieved by holding 2 mallets in each hand
an Eastern bowed-string musical instrument that originated in China. It has two parallel strings, tuned to D4 and A4, with the bow passing between them. Erhus are very popular in Chinese mu…
In music, alla breve (Italian for: "at the breve"; also sometimes called cut time or cut common time) refers to a musical meter notated by the time signature symbol cut time (a C with a line through i…
small, tuned disks of brass or bronze that are usually arranged in one or two chromatic octaves. When struck, they create a bright bell sound, and are also commonly played by bowing.
a sheet of internal skeletal muscle that extends across the bottom of the rib cage.
a feature of many acoustic and some high end digital pianos that permits a note to be repeated even if the key had not yet returned to its maximum vertical position.
A pair of small open bottomed drums of different sizes.
a thin pointed stick of about 12-16 inches, used by a conductor to amplify and specify the movements he or she uses to communicate visually with an ensemble of musicians.
Vocal style of music in which other instruments are imitated by the voice, most commonly drums.
Section of technical virtuosity, commonly associated with classical music
The Alexander technique teaches people how to stop using unnecessary levels of muscular and mental tension during their everyday activities.
a method of plucking used in both Classical guitar and Flamenco guitar known in English as 'Rest Stroke'.
The practice and skill of playing and imagining music inside your head.