note value

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note value

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(Music, other) another term for time value
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Noun1.note value - (music) the relative duration of a musical note
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
duration, continuance - the period of time during which something continues
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3, some lutenists may be tempted to play the anacrusis to the second couplet as a triplet, but Rieck's transcription shows that it should be a semiquaver rest followed by three semiquavers.