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#924076 - 10/20/05 08:06 PM Music term dictionary
tonyf Offline
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Registered: 04/28/05
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Loc: upstate, NY
As an adult returning after too many years, I don't recall the meaning of a number of term such as arpeggios and it wouold be nice to have aan online dictionary of music terms explanation.

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#924077 - 12/23/05 07:24 PM Re: Music term dictionary
DCshoesGIRL Offline
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Registered: 12/13/05
Posts: 102
There are many good sites....this is one, hope it helps.

http://www.pianoinstructors.com/musicterms/term.html
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#924078 - 01/02/06 08:16 AM Re: Music term dictionary
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Registered: 12/23/05
Posts: 303
Loc: North West United Kingdom
As an alternative, Rhinegold Publishing in the UK, publish a stunning Music Dictionary which comes in three parts:

Book 1: A-Z Dictionary of Music
Book 2: Notated examples
CDs: Recorded examples

Everything is cross referenced and the whole lot comes in a slip case for 75.00. Worth a look!
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