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.
Sharps, flats and naturals that do not appear in a key signature.
Crossing Over Thumb
Hand and Finger Techniques
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.
A type of articulation indicating the player to play smoothly and seamlessly, with the notes slightly overlapped.
A type of articulation indicating the player to play short and light; notes not held for their full value.
A technique of playing 8th notes where the first 8th note is held longer than the second of a grouping of two; used often in jazz and blues.
Symbols indicating that two notes are to be played as one with the value equal to their sum.
Swingin' the Lead
Editions Musica Ferrum
# of Measures
Clap and Count,
Hands Separate Practice,
Play Small Segments,