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sixth chord

A sixth chord is a triad chord with an added 6th interval above the root. Learn how to build various types of sixth chords, including major 6th; 6/9, and m6 chords.

avec douleur

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & multilingual synonyms of the French musical phrase 'avec douleur.'

con dolore

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & multilingual synonyms of the Italian musical phrase 'con dolore.'

doloroso

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & multilingual synonyms of the Italian musical term 'doloroso.'

douloureux

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & multilingual synonyms of the French musical term 'douloureux.'

punto di valore

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & multilingual synonyms of the Italian musical phrase 'punto di valore.'

rhythm dot

Augmentation dots, or "rhythm dots," are small points next to a note-head or rest that lengthens it by half its value. Double and triple-dotted notes are less common, but do occur in piano music; learn how to count, play, and write rhythm dots and double-rhythm dots, and learn a few tricks for deciphering their exact lengths. Augmentation dots are written to the right of a note-head, while staccato marks occur above or below notes.

punktierung

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & multilingual synonyms of the German musical term 'Punktierung.'

point de prolongation

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & multilingual synonyms of the French musical phrase 'point de prolongation.'

nota punteggiata

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & multilingual synonyms of the Italian musical term 'nota punteggiata.'

dotted note

A dotted note (not to be confused with staccato) is a note with a small dot to the right of its note-head, which increases its length by 50%; half of its original value. Double and triple-dotted notes are less common, but are seen in piano music. Learn how to count dotted notes and music rests easily, and how they're written on different parts of the staff.

punktierte Note

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & multilingual synonyms of the German musical term 'punktierte Note.'

note pointée

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & multilingual synonyms of the French musical term 'note pointée.'

accord

Learn the meaning, pronunciation and multilingual synonyms of the French musical term 'accord.'

Akkord

Learn the meaning, pronunciation and multilingual synonyms of the German musical term 'Akkord.'

chord

Learn about different types of chords found in piano music.

accordo

Learn the meaning, pronunciation and multilingual synonyms of the Italian musical term 'accordo.'

tagli addizionali

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & synonyms of the Italian musical symbol 'tagli addizionali.'

Hilfslinie

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & synonyms of the German musical term 'Hilfslinie.'

arpège

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & synonyms of the French musical term 'arpège.'

silence

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & synonyms of the French musical term 'silence.'

Pause

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & synonyms of the German musical term 'Pause.'

pausa

Learn the meaning, pronunciation & synonyms of the Italian musical term 'pausa.'

solfège

Learn the meaning, pronunciation, and multilingual synonyms of the French musical term 'solfège.'

solfeggio

Learn the meaning, pronunciation, and multilingual synonyms of the Italian musical term 'solfeggio.'

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