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What Is Alto Clef?

You might know treble and bass clefs, but what about alto? Some instruments produce a sound and have musical notes that do...
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Characteristics of Medieval Music

Being the first documented and the longest classical era, medieval music has a distinct sound. As a matter of fact, there are...
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What Is Bass Clef?

The bass clef, otherwise known as the F clef, directs the player to play the note lower on the staff. In this...
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What Is Tenor Clef?

Tenor clef is one of the most common types of musical notation. It's the fourth clef in order, and it tells you...
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12 Famous Baroque Composers

The diverse music and rich history of the 150-year Baroque period wouldn't be the same without these skilled Baroque composers. Some names...
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What Are the Different Classical Music Eras?

Music, the way it is today, has come a long way. The music progress can fit seven main periods from the last...
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Top Composer of 20th Century

The top composer of 20th century brought classical music to new heights. How did they become musicians? What were their sources of...
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Top 12 Best Headphone Brands

Although all headphones have one purpose - to produce sound, they do not sound all the same. And, when it comes to...
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Mandolin Tuning Guide: How to Tune a Mandolin

Mandolin tuning takes time and requires finesse to narrow in on the correct pitch. Good thing there are different tuning methods to...
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11 Best Singing Colleges for Aspiring Singers

One might think all it takes is charisma, natural singing talent, and a viral video to become a famous singer. The truth...

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