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quaver

Music a note having the time value of an eighth of a semibreve
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As a consequence, none of the later Artaria issues contains the staccatos or eighth notes that Beethoven intended here.
We call the flow of offbeat sixteenths in third degree suspension the up plane, because it is like a geometric plane floating above the eighth notes of third degree grounding.
There are extended passages of eighth notes, which the student will need to control for evenness, legato and inflection.
The Sticking Matrix includes every possible sticking, eighth notes to thirty-second notes.
Dream Flyer" soars with swiftly moving eighth notes clouded by atmospheric pedal effects.
Then we move into shuffle scales and triplet shuffles, then into playing eighth notes with shuffles.
Although doing this was accepted in the LMC as an improvement, it created yet another potential problem: the pairs of eighth notes in the original now became pairs of sixteenths, and the sight of these in a pew book tended to be frightening--giving the impression that the music would be too fast for congregational singing.
And I can remember, as well, standing on the corner of 52nd Street and Third Avenue on a spring afternoon, six feet from a large citizen gouging the pavement with a jackhammer, and thinking about the Ramones, amazed at the preconscious acuity with which I had translated the pneumatic slap of the hammer into eighth notes and wondering what part, if any, of the pleasures and dangers of the ordinary world might rightly be considered "natural.
For example, Popular Piano Solos does not include eighth notes until Level 3.
The first piece, well known, "Au clair de la lune," introduces beamed eighth notes, quarter notes and half notes.
One example: "Rhythmic patterns consist primarily of quarter notes, eighth notes, and half notes, with a prevailing time signature of [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], occasional measures of [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], and a single [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] measure at a climactic point in the middle section.
I then gave her a crash course on eighth notes and voila--she mastered the piece in half a week after having wrestled with the RI version for half a month.