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#2101608 - 06/12/13 05:37 PM Music Dictionary
JosephAC Offline
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Registered: 06/23/12
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Hi Folks,

I am looking for a music dictionary App for iPad and I will appreciate your recommendations. Preferably it includes all the symbols, not only the terms.

Thanks in advance.

Joseph


Edited by JosephAC (06/12/13 05:38 PM)

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#2101631 - 06/12/13 06:31 PM Re: Music Dictionary [Re: JosephAC]
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If you really want a comprehensive reference then this is what you want.

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Harvard-Dictionary-University-Reference-Library/dp/0674011635

It's not an app and it's not available for Kindle. And it's not a small book. But it'll work and remain useful across a long, long, long learning curve.
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#2101708 - 06/12/13 08:34 PM Re: Music Dictionary [Re: JosephAC]
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Hi

I also didn't have any luck with finding music dictionary apps for iPad. Sorry couldn't be more help.

I would recommend New Groves Dictionary by Sadie in paperback.

Cheers.
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#2101722 - 06/12/13 09:21 PM Re: Music Dictionary [Re: Schubertslieder]
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There are several music dictionaries available as Kindle Editions. You may need a Kindle reader app as well. The most promising at first glance is:

Essential Dictionary of Music Notation, Tom Gerou and Linda Lusk. Have a look.
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#2101739 - 06/12/13 09:56 PM Re: Music Dictionary [Re: JosephAC]
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How about this one? Doesn't look like it has the symbols, though.

But this one says it has the symbols.

There's a couple to look at. smile
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#2101782 - 06/13/13 12:05 AM Re: Music Dictionary [Re: JosephAC]
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Thanks JeanieA.

I was able to download MusicTools Music Dictionary on both iPhone and iPad. It didn't show up in iPad search but showed up in iPhone search. I just got it but it appears to be useful. smile

Best.
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#2101954 - 06/13/13 12:34 PM Re: Music Dictionary [Re: JosephAC]
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Thanks all for your responses.... Still busy evaluating.

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