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An organized ensemble of singers, typically one that takes part in church services or performs regularly in public.
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The ability to identify [tag:pitch] without having to make a comparison to a reference note. Also colloquially called *perfect pitch*.
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The most common size of recorder, with a range of two octaves and a whole tone from the C above middle C upward.
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The rhythmic organization of music into regularly recurring measures dictated by a time signature.
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What to do with instruments and equipment when they're not being played.
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a genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the …
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A piece of thin cane, metal, or other material, sometimes doubled, that vibrates in a current of air to produce a sound on a musical instrument.
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Questions pertaining to the particular instruments or combination of instruments used in a piece of music or the manner in which a piece is arranged or composed for certain instruments.
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The rapid alternation between two adjacent notes, usually a semitone or tone apart.
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A wavering effect in a musical tone, produced either by rapid reiteration of a note, by rapid repeated slight variation in the pitch of a note, or by sounding two notes of slightly different pitches t…
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Questions about keeping instruments in playable conditions, including storage, maintenance, etc.
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used to describe the large-scale pacing of a musical work.
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the part of certain string instruments that projects from the main body and is the base of the fingerboard, where the fingers are placed to stop the strings at different pitches.
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a guitar playing technique, where a string is fretted and set into vibration as part of a single motion of being pushed onto the fretboard, as opposed to the standard technique being frette…
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a legal concept, enacted by most governments, that grants the creator of an original work exclusive rights to its use and distribution, usually for a limited time, with the intention of e…
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The study of the cultural aspects of music.
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a musical symbol used to indicate the set of pitches of written notes.
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Analytical questions asking specifically about Roman Numeral (Rameau) analysis.
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a section or complete piece of music played or sung by one musician, with or without additional accompaniment by an ensemble or tape.
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Professional adjustment and calibration of multiple parts of an instrument, by a qualified repair technician or luthier, in order to make sure that the instrument is easy to play and has the best into…
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The study or practice of writing music for an orchestra or of adapting music composed for another medium for an orchestra.
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the interval between one musical pitch and another with half or double its frequency.
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Questions about the physical science of sound production.
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The method and practice of teaching, especially as an academic subject or theoretical concept.
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an acoustic-to-electric transducer or sensor that converts sound into an electrical signal. It is the first step in the signal chain, after the sound source itself, for recording sound…
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a set of words that make up a song, usually consisting of verses and choruses.
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a plectrum used for guitars and other string instruments
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a music education method used to teach pitch and sight singing.
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