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posted: 9/26/2006 at 12:30:33 PM ET
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I know the horizontal lines that appear half way up a note mean you have to play a few of that note the line appears on, but how can I tell how many to play for each note with a line?

And what is the line called?!

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posted: 9/27/2006 at 5:52:20 PM ET
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posted: 9/29/2006 at 12:27:40 AM ET
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1 line through a half note means to play 2 quarters. 2 lines means to play 4 eigths.

1 line through a quarter means to play 2 eigths. 2 lines means to play 4 sixteenths.

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