Notes whose lengths are equal to one-eighth the value of a whole note or half the value of a quarter note.
Indications instructing the player to put special emphasis on notes.
Blocked 5ths Accompaniment
A type of accompaniment pattern that primarily uses repeating blocked 5ths in a single position with simple or slow-moving rhythms.
Crossing Over Thumb
The physical motion of crossing fingers 2, 3, 4, or 5 over the thumb; used when playing scalar passages or outside of five finger scales.