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Signs that indicate how a note or series of notes should be played.
other signs pause arpeggio accent mark chord tie

pause click to hear

Sign indicating that the note can be prolonged for as long as desired.

arpeggio click to hear

A chord whose notes are played in rapid succession, starting with the lowest.

accent mark click to hear

Sign indicating that a note should be played louder.

chord click to hear

Three of more notes played simultaneously.

tie click to hear

Curved line indicating that the first note is prolonged by the value of the note or notes following it.