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Music Vocabulary Match

A game where you match the music word with its definition.

AB
durationanother word for length of a note
pitchhow high or low a note sounds
whole notethe longest type of note
half notethe second longest type of note
quarter notefour of these make up a whole note
whole restthis rest is equal to a whole note
half restthis rest is equal to a half note
quarter restthis rest is equal to a quarter note
flagthe part of the note that goes on the top of the stem
stempart of a half or quarter note that goes up on the right or down on the left
bodythe main part of the note
beamthis part connects two eighth notes
time signaturethese numbers tell us how many beats to a measure and what kind of note gets one beat
treble clefthis symbol tells us to play or sing medium to high notes
bass clefthis symbol tells us to sing or play medium to low notes
alto clefthis symbol tells us to sing or play medium notes
staffthe 5 lines and 4 spaces on which music is written
notethese symbols tell us what pitch to sing and play
facethe names of the spaces of the treble clef
egbdfthe names of the lines of the bass clef
rhythmthe pattern for organizing beat in music
time signaturethe numbers at the beginning of the staff that tells how many beats to a measure and what kind of note gets one beat
forteloud
pianosoft
mezzo pianomedium soft
mezzo fortemedium loud
notea round egg-shaped drawing
bodythe main part of a note
stema part of a half, quarter, or eighth note that is drawn up on the right or down on the left
flagthe part of an eighth note that attaches to the top of the stem
beamthe part that connects two eighth notes together
whole notethe note that usually gets 4 beats in a measure
half notethe note that usually gets 2 beats in a measure
quarter notethe note that usually gets one beat in a measure
eighth notethe note that usually gets one-half of a beat in a measure
whole restthe rest that is equal to a whole note
half restthe rest that is equal to a half note
quarter restthe rest that is equal to a quarter note
eighth restthe rest that is equal to an eighth note
double bar linethe symbol that tells musicians the song is over, to stop
repeat signthe symbol that tells musicians to do that part again
bar linethe symbol that divides the staff equally
measurethe distance between two bar lines
dotted half notea half note with a dot that equals 3 beats

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