Accolade, brace

This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: Accolade, brace.

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Connects two or more lines of music that are played simultaneously. Depending on the instruments playing, the brace, or accolade, will vary in designs and styles.

Graphical characteristics:
Asymmetric, Open shape, Monochrome, Has no crossing lines.

Category: Musical Symbols.

Accolade, brace is part of the Lines (Western Musical Notation) group.

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