Capo tasto

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Ca´po tas´to

1.(Music) A sort of bar or movable nut, attached to the finger board of a guitar or other fretted instrument for the purpose of raising uniformly the pitch of all the strings.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Concerto for Horn Winds and Percussion; Capo Tasto Music 2007
Sunset Rag for Brass Quintet, Capo Tasto Music 2008
KEY TO ABBREVIATED IMPRINTS (WITH AGENTS) Barenreiter Kassel: Barenreiter-Verlag Breitkopf Wiesbaden: Breitkopf & Hartel Capo Tasto [S.I.]: Capo Tasto Music (Presser) Carus Stuttgart: Carus-Verlag CMBV Versailles: Editions du Centre de musique baroque de Versailes David New York: E.