Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of fingering.

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Examples

  • Crucially, BMR lets a blind musician add notations such as fingerings, breath marks or interpretive comments to the score, just as sighted musicians do.

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  • Actually, you can use the same "fingerings" on them all -- simply must transpose.

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  • Amazed that I still remembered the fingerings, I grabbed an old book and for the next few minutes was lost in the music.

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  • The only thing you can't do, of course, is scribble your fingerings or bowings on to the page.

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  • The only thing you can't do – yet – is scribble your fingerings or bowings on to the page.

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  • I had scant knowledge of some chords and a few fingerings for a couple scales.

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  • (Soundbite of laughter) GROSS: You know, it got so incredibly hard like reading all this like complicated music and trying to figure out like the fingerings and how to play it without hitting the wrong notes and coordinating like two hands and pedals and all of that.

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  • There's even a high-technique side of avant-garde music—free jazz vanquished bebop's obsession with ever-more complex harmonies, but some of the more amazing musicians of the 1960s were able to do things, with the saxophone in particular, that the makers of the instrument could never have imagined: false fingerings, upper registers that weren't even on the horn itself, notes in between notes.

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  • I hadscantknowledge of some chords and a few fingerings for a couple scales.

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  • But Newsome puts his own stamp on the soprano, with eerie-sounding, hoarse and hollow split-tones - two notes sound at once, through tricky fingerings and precise breath control.

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