leger line


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leger line

(ˈlɛdʒə)
n
(Music, other) a variant spelling of ledger line
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.leger line - a short line; a notation for extending the range above or below the staff
line - a mark that is long relative to its width; "He drew a line on the chart"
musical notation - (music) notation used by musicians
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All parts are set entirely in treble clef, which makes the passages in the low register for Horns 4 and 8 a little hard to read with the leger lines.
Our only quibbles were no information on the original pieces/ composers, a lack of articulations to prompt younger players, and too many leger lines in the treble-clef fourth part.
Its emphasis on pieces that include the five Cs and the resulting leger lines is not easy to find.