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Italian Audio Phrasebook
Vocabulary of essential terms by topic

Musical Notation / La Notazione Musicale
Click to hear the highlighted word spoken by a native speaker.

bar la stanghetta
clefs le chiavi
chord l'accordo
divisions of the compass la divisione dell'ambito tonale
eighth note la croma
expression marks i segni di espressione
grace notes gli abbellimenti
half note la minima
intervals gli intervalli
keys le tonalità
major chord l'accordo maggiore
meter il tempo
note head la testa della nota
note tail il gambo della nota
note values i valori delle note
quarter note la semiminima
rests le pause
scale le scale
sixteenth note la semicroma
sixty-fourth note la semibiscroma
space lo spazio
staff il pentagramma
thirty-second note la biscroma
whole note la semibreve
whole rest la pausa di una semibreve

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