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Tim
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35 votes
11 answers
101k views

What is the definition of 'playing in the pocket'?

26 votes
8 answers
17k views

Stage volume levels in rehearsal and performance

20 votes
4 answers
2k views

Could B♭ instruments be built in C? Why are they in B♭ in the first place?

17 votes
3 answers
16k views

Why is the whammy bar sometimes called a "Tremolo" arm?

15 votes
3 answers
2k views

String configuration on a bass guitar

14 votes
1 answer
2k views

Chord symbols for diminished and half-diminished

13 votes
2 answers
7k views

Where did the symbols ♭ and ♯ originate from, and why those?

13 votes
6 answers
1k views

Are there objective criteria for classifying consonance v. dissonance?

12 votes
8 answers
1k views

Why is printed music published with incorrect enharmonics?

12 votes
2 answers
2k views

What's actually going on with the Leslie effect?

11 votes
5 answers
1k views

Sounds of harmonics

11 votes
2 answers
1k views

Whereabouts is G?

11 votes
3 answers
343 views

Is there a name or common usage of this piano damper pedal effect?

11 votes
6 answers
3k views

Electric fretless bass guitar intonation

10 votes
6 answers
1k views

What Constitutes Theory?

9 votes
5 answers
4k views

The Tritone - is it a #4 or a b5?

9 votes
3 answers
1k views

Key signing using fingers

9 votes
1 answer
1k views

What do the labels on drumsticks (5A, 7B, etc.) mean?

8 votes
4 answers
3k views

Why is a major key called major?

8 votes
5 answers
3k views

Calluses - are they really a necessity for guitarists?

8 votes
2 answers
3k views

cadence naming confusion

8 votes
5 answers
3k views

Tuning hierarchy for orchestras

8 votes
3 answers
269 views

To Slash or not to Slash?

8 votes
5 answers
710 views

What Constitutes a Secondary Dominant?

8 votes
2 answers
4k views

What's the exact difference between modulation, key change and tonicisation?

8 votes
4 answers
1k views

Pitch or frequency?

7 votes
3 answers
3k views

Teaching a lefty to play drums

7 votes
3 answers
2k views

positioning of neck pickup on guitars

7 votes
6 answers
3k views

What is the point in writing an appoggiatura?

6 votes
4 answers
1k views

Absolute pitch - has it varied through the centuries?