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Dampers - Musical Terms - Meaning of Piano Dampers - About.com
Piano dampers are located inside a piano, and the damper pedal allows you to change the way your piano sounds. Learn what ... More Technical Piano Terms:.
Manual - Musical Terms - Keyboards and Manuals - Piano - About.com
A piano “keyboard” may be called just that, but harpsichord and organ keyboards are most commonly referred to as manuals. Both the harpsichord and organ ...
Upbeat - Musical Terms Glossary Definition - Piano - About.com
An upbeat is a passive yet important aspect of rhythm. The upbeat is not always heard, but it is always implied. Learn the meaning of upbeat, and see how it ...
Rhythm Definition - Musical Rhythm - Musical Terms
Rhythm is a musical term that is almost interchangable with tempo, but can be comprised of more than just a beat. Learn more about musical rhythm, and the ...
Musical Terms: The Meanings of Tone - Piano - About.com
The musical term. ... Piano Essentials. Young man practicing piano, rear view - Emily Shur/The Image Bank/Getty. Is Your Piano Worth Anything?
Rolled Chord - Musical Terms - Meaning of Rolled Chord - Piano
A rolled chord is a type of broken chord, and has a popular Italian synonym. Learn the meaning of a rolled chord, and see how it's written in piano music.
Smorzando Definition - Italian Musical Terms - Piano - About.com
Learn the definition of the Italian musical term smorzando (smorz) and its relation to the piano musical world.
Sharp - Musical Terms and Symbols - Learn About Sharps - Piano
A sharp (♯, but also # in type) is a musical symbol that modifies the pitch of a note by the smallest Western interval: a half step. Learn more about sharps, flats,  ...
Octave - Definition of Musical Terms - Piano - About.com
An octave is a large musical interval that separates two of the same notes. ... and learn multilingual synonyms and abbreviations for the musical term octave.
Musical Terms, Commands & Symbols - Piano - About.com
The German musical term "abnehmend" affects the volume of the music; ...... of musical disposition; how they sound, and how they're written in technical terms.
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