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Indicates range of pitches or tessitura is below middle "c" on the piano, also indicates specific organization of pitches on lines and spaces on the staff.
Bass Clef
3/4 time, three beats per measure, with quarter note getting the beat
Time Signature
Incomplete measure that enables the piece to start across a bar line, rather than the downbeat
Rhythmic Pick Up
Three or more notes sounded simultaneously to give depth to music, usually major or minor.
Chord
Adjusts a specific pitch from the key signature. The sharp sign always raises the note a half step or semi-tone.
Accidental, sharp sign
Indicates an exact repetition of an indicated section of music.
Repeat Sign
Shows that unless otherwise marked, every single pitch that is an F, C or a G is raised by a semitone.
Key Signature with 3 sharps.
Indicates specifically a soft volume is required for this section or until another dynamic is notated.
Piano Dynamic
Adjusts a specific pitch from the key signature. In a flat key, the natural sign raises the note a half step or semi-tone. In a sharp key, the natural sign lowers the note a half step or semi-tone.
Accidental, natural sign.
Adjusts a specific pitch from the key signature, the flat sign always lowers the note a half step or semi-tone.
Accidental, flat sign
Extends the length of a note rhythmically.
Tie
Indicates a greater stress placed on a note, producing a stronger sound.
Accent
Indicates that a line of music should become louder in dynamic level.
Crescendo
Indicates that a line of music should become softer in dynamic level.
Decrescendo or diminuendo
"Tales of the Vienne Woods" -Johann Strauss Jr.
- 3/4
- Moderato
- Major
- Rubato (robbing the tempo in one part and inserting it elsewhere.


"Alabama Song (Whiskey Bar)" -The Doors
- 2/4
- Andante
- Minor
- Accent on off beat


"Sonata in B-Flat Major" -Mozart
- 4/4
- Allegro
- Major
- Accents on 1 & 3


"Dani California" -Red Hot Chili Peppers
- 4/4
- Andante
- Minor
- Accents on 2 & 4


"Someday My Prince Will Come" -Dave Brubeck
- 3/4
- Allegro
- Major
- Syncopated (accenting weak/off beats)


"Irish Washerwoman" -Andre Rieu
- 6/8
- Presto
- Major
- Accelerando


3/4
Moderato
Major
Rubato


"Tales of the Vienna Woods" -Johann Strauss Jr.
2/4
Andante
Minor
Accent on off beat


"Alabama Song (Whiskey Bar)" -The Doors
4/4
Allegro
Major
Accents on 1 & 3


"Sonata in B-Flat Major" -Mozart
4/4
Andante
Minor
Accents on 2 & 4


"Dani California" -Red Hot Chili Peppers
3/4
Allegro
Major
Syncopated


"Someday My Prince Will Come" -Dave Brubeck
6/8
Presto
Major
Accelerando


"Irish Washerwoman" -Andre Rieu
Introduction
sets pace
introduces
builds up suspense

Verse
Tells Story
Repeats w/ change to lyrics
Chorus
Repeats melody & lyrics every time
Contrasts w/ verse
Bridge
Connects chorus & verse
Contrasts musically & harmonically
Coda
Tag - outro
Ending section
Compound Meter
-The beat is divided into smaller groups of 3.
-6/8 (dotted quarter note gets one beat)
-Can be divided into 3 eighth notes.
-Write a 6/8 meter


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