Music definitions

Conjunct
Stepwise movement
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Countermelody
An extra melody played at the same time
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Triadic
Musical movement that uses the notes of a triad
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Trill
Decorate or embellish the music
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Pedal note
A harmonic device where the same note is sustained of repeated
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Homophonic
Melody and accompaniment texture
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Monophonic
Music which there is one melody line
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Polyphonic
Two or more melodies
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Cressendo
Getting louder
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Forte
Loud
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Mezz...
moderately...
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issimo....
very...
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Sforzando
with force, a sudden emphasise
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melissmatic
where the syllables of text are set to different number of notes
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Vibrato
a rapid variation in pitch
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Card 2

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An extra melody played at the same time

Back

Countermelody

Card 3

Front

Musical movement that uses the notes of a triad

Back

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Card 4

Front

Decorate or embellish the music

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

A harmonic device where the same note is sustained of repeated

Back

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