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fixed forms

noun

group of forms, especially in medieval france, in which the poetic structure determines musical repetitions see also ballade, rondeau, virelai

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Did You Know?

Did you know that grand staff means the combination of a staff line notated in treble clef with one notated in bass clef used primarily in scoring for piano, and other keyboard instruments, this staff is also sometimes used to score vocal works, such as hymns?