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 http://www.baerenreiter.com/ Breitkopf Wiesbaden: Breitkopf & Hartel http://www.breitkopf.com/ Capo Tasto [S.I.]: Capo Tasto Music (Presser) http://www.capotasto.com/ Carus Stuttgart: Carus-Verlag http://www.carus-verlag.com/ CMBV Versailles: Editions du Centre de musique baroque de Versailes http://www.cmbv.com/ David New York: E.