Note 1-3

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Tone 1

A tone is a sound with the following four attributes:

Staff 1

The following is a typical five line staff.

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The staff consists of 5 vertical lines that are numbered from the bottom, the lowest being number 1 and the top line number 5. The four spaces between the lines are also numbered from the bottom, the space between line 1 and 2 is called the first space.

Notes, rests, symbols and terms are placed on, above and below the staff. The vertical positions of the notes indicates the pitch.

Clef 1

To indicate the pitch a G- or F- clef is placed on the beginning of the staff. The clef indicates the pitch and the name of the notes on the staff.

ClefNameNote
G-clef (Treble clef, higher pitch)G
F-clef (Bass clef, lower pitch)F

Notes 1

The alphabet (first 7 letters) and solfège names are commonly used for notes.

G-clef noteNameSolfège
Cdo
Dre
Emi
Ffa
Gsol
Ala
B (H)si (ti)
Cdo
Dre
Emi
Ffa
Gsol
Ala

F-clef noteNameSolfège
Emi
Ffa
Gsol
Ala
B (H)si (ti)
Cdo
Dre
Emi
Ffa
Gsol
Ala
B (H)si (ti)
Cdo

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