music melody

What is a pentatonic
The scale of 5 notes
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What is a riff
short rhythmic phrase
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What is a disjunct
melodic lines that move in leaps
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What is a sequence
repeated melodic pattern at different pitches
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What is a staccato
short accented notes
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What is a conjunct
melodic lines that move in steps
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What is a ostinato
repeated melodic pattern that frequently appears in the bass line
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What is a appoggiatures
a grace note given its full value
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What is a triadic
chords of three tones
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What is a legato
smoothly played melody
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Card 2

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What is a riff

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short rhythmic phrase

Card 3

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What is a disjunct

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Card 4

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What is a sequence

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Card 5

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What is a staccato

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