• Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/37

Click to flip

37 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Measure
is a segment of time defined by a given number of beats of a given duration.
Meter Signature
is a notational convention used in Western musical notation to specify how many beats are in each measure and which note value constitutes one beat.
Dynamics
Louds and Softs
Forte
Loud
Piano
soft
Crescendo
<
gradually louder
Diminuendo
gradually softer >
Decrescendo
gradually softer >
Line Note
the notes that you see on the lines of a staff.
Space Note
Notes in between the lines of a staff.
Step
Is a linear or successive interval between two pitches which are consecutive scale degrees.
Skip
Is anything larger than a Step.
Repeat Sign
Is a sign that indicates a section should be repeated.
Staff
is a set of five horizontal lines and four spaces that each represent a different musical pitch—or, in the case of a percussion staff, different percussion instruments.
F Clef
Bass
G Clef
Treble
Grand Staff
Combination of both Bass and Treble Staffs.
Sharp
Raises a note one half step;
play the next key to the right, whether black or white.
Flat
Lowers a note one half step;
Play the next key to the left, whether black or white.
Natural
Cancels a sharp or flat.
Melodic Interval
Distance between notes or keys that are played separately.
Harmonic Interval
Distances between notes or keys that are played together.
Mezzo Forte
Moderately loud
Mezzo Piano
Moderately soft
Andante
Walking
Allegro
Fast
Adagio
Slow
Phrase
Musical thought or sentence.
Slur
Curved line over or under notes on different lines or spaces. Slurs mean to play legato.
Tie
Notes on the same line or space joined by a curved line and held for the combined values of both notes.
Eighth Note
is a musical note played for one eighth the duration of a whole note, hence the name.
Quarter Note
Quarter duration of a note
Half Note
Half the duration of a note
Whole Note
Full note
Quarter Rest
It denotes a silence of the same duration as a quarter note.
Half Rest
silence same duration of half note.
Whole Rest
silence duration of whole note.