Quick question

Discussion in 'The Rehearsal Room' started by Lady T, Jan 21, 2007.

  1. Lady T

    Lady T New Member

    Hello all,

    my first thread here and I may be in the wrong place - just a quick question:

    If a note has accidental sharp and is tied to same note in next bar but without accidental written is this also the sharpened form of the note?

    Thanks for all help!
  2. jingleram

    jingleram Active Member

    Yes you are right there, it is also sharpened, but subsequent notes in the 2nd bar are natural unless sharpened again. Welcome to tMP!! Look forward to your posting!
  3. Hells Bones

    Hells Bones Active Member

    As my peer said above you are right, :clap:

    Welcome to tMP, hope to see more of you (and more of myself)

  4. TheMusicMan

    TheMusicMan tMP Founder Staff Member

    Hi Lady T - and welcome to tMP :hi

    As has been said, your interpretation is absolutely correct.

    Any note that is sharpened (or flattened) in a bar and is tied to a note in the following bar inherits the pitch character of the original note. All subsequent notes in that bar (that are not part of the tie) should be read as per the current key signature.
  5. Lady T

    Lady T New Member

    Hi guys,

    Thanks so much for that - I thought that but had just blanked on it!

    Loving the site so far - and hope to be here more often now :)
  6. 2nd man down

    2nd man down Moderator Staff Member

    Well you should have so much more free time on your hands to tMP now that you're out of the political arena! ;)

    Welcome aboard! :tup

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