A note may refer to a specific pitch, or to the musical symbols that represent both the pitch and length of sound.
In notation, pitch is represented by a music note’s vertical position on the musical staff
; and length is expressed by a note’s “color” and flag, or lack thereof:
Also Known As:
- [una] nota musicale (It)
- [une] note de musique (Fr)
- [eine] Note (Ger)
More Musical Symbols: