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a playing technique for guitar and bass guitar, executed by placing the side of the picking hand below the little finger across the strings to be plucked, very close to the bridge, an…
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a brass instrument descended from the Saxhorn family. Playing technique is fundamentally similar to that of a trumpet or cornet, but timbral qualities are more similar to a euphonium…
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Questions pertaining to the percieved difficulty of a piece according to a recognized standard
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A string instrument with strings perpendicular to the soundboard. For questions regarding the free reed wind instrument, use the "harmonica" tag.
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For questions about Audacity,a free open source digital audio editor and recording computer software application, and how to use it.
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a note that stands out from the rest of the notes surrounding it. It does not have a definitive volume, it is relative to the current dynamic level.
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Bass guitar with an extra string tuned one-fourth lower, usually as B0-E1-A1-D2-G2. Also called the contrabass guitar
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A bass non-transposing instrument of the oboe family with a double reed.
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a large drum that produces a note of low definite or indefinite pitch.
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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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Questions about several published _editions_ of the same musical piece. They can have diverging sources, music, fingerings, indications, ...
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Staccato signifies a note of shortened duration, separated by silence from the note that may follow.
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Persistence of sound in a particular space after the original sound is produced.
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A virtual music production studio developed by Propellerhead Software. Reason emulates a hardware environment of synthesizers, mixers, signal processors, samplers, and sequencers.
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A large musical ensemble consisting predominantly of brass, woodwind and percussion instruments.
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a microtonal interval, half the size of the smallest step in western music culture.
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A type of tuba with a wide bell pointing forward above the player's head and circular coils which wrap around the body, resting on the player's left shoulder and right hip. Used in marching bands
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A particular technique for playing the guitar utilizing a glass or metal cylinder which slides along the strings to stop them at different pitches without pressing the strings to the fingerboard at fi…
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short for Repetitive Strain Injury. Such injuries result from repeated motions, often involving the wrists or fingers, for example: mouse movements or piano playing.
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articulate or enunciate a note distinctly on a wind instrument by interrupting the air flow with the tongue.
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Musical Examination as part of a grading or entry procedure.