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n. Music
A sixty-fourth note.


(Music, other) music a note having the time value of one sixty-fourth of a semibreve. Usual US and Canadian name: sixty-fourth note

six′ty-fourth′ note`

a musical note having one sixty-fourth the time value of a whole note.
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Noun1.hemidemisemiquaver - a musical note having the time value of a sixty-fourth of a whole note
musical note, note, tone - a notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound; "the singer held the note too long"


n (Mus) → Vierundsechzigstel (→ note f) nt
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It took a lot of analytical work to read everything and calculate it--it is all hemidemisemiquavers (sixty-fourths) and even semihemidemisemiquavers (one-hundred-and-twenty-eighths).
The few pieces with hemidemisemiquavers that appear in the latter source are assumed here to be vehicles for a truly exceptionally dexterous player such as John Bull or the one that Mersenne encountered, and are ignored.