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1

simple triple

3/4

2

compound duple

6/8

3

compound triple

9/8

4

how to spot alto clef

middle line is middle c

5

how to spot tenor clef

4th line up is middle c

6

names of degrees of scales

tonic
supertonic
mediant
subdominant
dominant
submediant
leading note

7

what is harmonic minor

sharpened 7th

8

what is melodic minor

sharpen 6th and 7th on the way up and flatten on the way down

9

when is it compound interval

when its higher than an octave

10

how is open score written

soprano and alto on treble clef and tenor and bass on the bass clef

11

Adagio

Slow, but not as slow as largo

12

Adagietto

Faster than adagio; or a short adagio composition

13

andante

walking pace

14

simple duple

2/4

15

simple quadruple

4/4

16

compound quadruple

12/8

17

write a breve

2 lines on each side with an oval

18

what does a 1c va look like

bass note is the same va notes look lower

19

name 2 double reed instruments

oboe and bassoon

20

4 dots with a slur

mettzo staccato

21

Short zigzag

upper mordant

22

Short zigzag with a line through

lower mordant

23

Small sized quaver with a line through its tail

acciaccatura

24

Small sized note (usually a crotchet)

appoggiatura

25

mini quavers

Double Appoggiatura

26

smooth slide between two notes

portamento

27

pesante

dying

28

poco

extremely