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Swing refers to a particular lilting rhythmic style that is based on a triplet subdivision of the beat.
Questions related to *The Real Book,* a popular resource for transcriptions of standards.
A series of three smaller intervals, together spanning a perfect fourth.
A viola da gamba, also known as a viol, refers to any member of a family of bowed or plucked string instruments. The viola da gamba family likely originated in Spain in the 15th century. The only memb…
An interval where both notes have the same letter name within the same octave.
A text-based format for exchanging sheet music
a percussion technique, usually referring to a marimba or vibraphone. It is achieved by holding 2 mallets in each hand
supported by a strap around the neck and shoulders, same way as a guitar.
an Free Software drum sequencer, available on Linux and MacOS X.
a programming language for sound synthesis.
Section of technical virtuosity, commonly associated with classical music
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.
The Alexander technique teaches people how to stop using unnecessary levels of muscular and mental tension during their everyday activities.