Notation

A brief dictionary of notes and rests names

 

Follow the links below to learn the notes and rests names and definitions, in British and in American English.

You can also listen to and learn how they are pronounced (these audio files are either in MP3 or AIFF format, so you'll need the QuickTime plug-in: click on the QuickTime link to download a free version of this plug-in).

 

 (After visiting a specific note or rest page you can return to the main page by cliking in the "go back" buttom of your browser)