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leading note

n
1. (Music, other) another word for subtonic
2. (Music, other) (esp in cadences) a note, usually the subtonic of a scale, that tends most naturally to resolve to the note lying one semitone above it
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Individual programs within the province of Ontario are then examined with focused attention on three of the most established and active organizations, namely: Sistema Toronto, The Leading Note Foundation's OrKidstra program in Ottawa as well as El Sistema Aeolian in London.
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The unusual resolution of the A[sharp] leading note in m.
The leading note is drawn toward the tonic; dominant seventh chords tend toward tonic chords, and so on.
Here in Canada, there's a Sistema-inspired program in Ottawa called the Leading Note Foundation, and another in Moncton run by the New Brunswick Youth Orchestra.
The chief one results from a misunderstanding of a clash that is commonly found in the lead-up to a cadence; it results from a bass moving from sharpened leading note to tonic while the upper voice simultaneously uses [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]7 as the first note of a descending stepwise line.
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In a sense, then, the [flat]VI can act rather like an inverted leading note.
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The four programs they discuss are; Sistema New Brunswick (Ken MacLeod), Sistema Toronto (David Visentin), The Leading Note Foundation (Tina Fedeski, Ottawa), and An Instrument for Every Child--AIFEC (Astrid Hepner, Hamilton Ontario).
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