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Piano Notes Meaning Facts

A dot above or below a note means to play detached (short, separated). This is called staccato touch. staccato


D. C. al Fine means

go back to the beginning and play to the Fine


Rit. means

gradually play slower


Notes of a chord played at the same time is called a(n) block chord


What is the pattern for the Major scale?

WWHWWWH


What does crescendo mean? gradually get louder What does legato mean? smooth and connected tones


A slur marking to two notes that have the same name becomes a Tie


Allegretto means moderately fast Andante means walking speed



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