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18h
comment What does an arc mean above the notes in a piano sheet music? How do I play it?
@SeuMenezes No problem, it's confusing that they all look the same. I would guess that we get the word "ligature" from the same Latin root as your "ligadura", but it's something else entirely (though still related).
19h
comment What does an arc mean above the notes in a piano sheet music? How do I play it?
@SeuMenezes In that case you would call the marking a phrase mark, in the same way you would not call a tie a slur.
1d
comment Why are the natural notes on the staff special?
I think the answers did a fair job of addressing that part, which I why I only commented.
1d
comment Why are the natural notes on the staff special?
They're not special. If it were different, you'd just be asking why it was that way instead of this way. Pure convention!
Nov
20
comment Piano Marvel for learning piano online
Unfortunately this also falls under our policy against "shopping advice". Reviews of resources and tools are outside our scope.
Nov
20
comment Do any musicians release the original separate tracks for remixing/remastering?
Greg, I think there is value to this question but it seems that we are starting to get a lot of short answers with a single example. "Poll questions" are off-topic so I'm going to close this, but hopefully the answers so far are helpful.
Nov
18
comment Help identifying an harmonic progression
He's asking if the same progression appears in both songs, not anything technical about the progression. If you don't like this close reason, it falls under the "identification" one too.
Nov
17
comment Fretless bass buzz
Bradd is right; answers are not the place for editorializing. And shopping advice is off-topic. His problem is valid and not going to be sorted by talking about what he should have bought. I've cleaned up the comments.
Nov
17
comment note transcription from classical guitar?
If you are looking for algorithms, this isn't the right place. Stack Overflow or possibly Computer Science may be better places to ask.
Nov
15
comment Why do I need to learn counterpoint if I know harmony?
Counterpoint has specific rules, and relates to melodic progressions. Harmony is simply how notes relate when played together, which is much more broad and subjective.
Nov
11
comment Correct exercise for Piano techniques
Questions should be self-contained. We'll have no idea what you're asking if that site goes down.
Nov
9
comment What's the difference between overtones and harmonics?
It is called the fundamental.
Nov
8
comment Why does this progression sound good, even if it not resolve to the root?
"Resolved" is not the same as "good", and both are extremely subjective.
Nov
2
comment What are “Es”, “As”, etc. chords?
@MattL. I'm really sorry about that, I must have misread the timestamps. I've upvoted your answer, I agree with it.
Oct
31
comment Is it normal for new bought ukeleles to be out of tune every few minutes?
Related: music.stackexchange.com/q/1348/28
Oct
29
comment With sheet music, how do you determine whether the song is in the major key or the minor key?
@NeilMeyer Hence "probably" and not "always".
Oct
5
comment The major scale - why and how?
This doesn't quite work. The Major scale contains more dissonant intervals than 6:5 but not 6:5 itself, for example (e.g., C Major does not contain E flat).
Oct
5
comment What is the theory behind scales?
It looks like you've made multiple unregistered accounts. If you intend to keep participating, I'd suggest registering one of them and then having them merged via music.stackexchange.com/contact
Sep
29
comment Why do notes have multiple names?
I'm not sure this really answers the question. It's mostly an aside until you say the answer is beyond the scope of the question. At minimum I think you should show when A# is useful.
Sep
14
comment What's the purpose of a sound post?
I'm a little confused by the last part. If the sound post is transmitting the vibrations, then the bottom will be in phase with the top (well, it will be off by the time it takes to propagate through the post, but close enough). In the absence of a sound post I could see the air movement causing the phases to be opposite ... but not both. Maybe something to do with the post being off-center, but intuitively I am not sure how the interior volume could change with that setup.