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Double bar line (or barline)

This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: Double bar line (or barline).

Double bar line (or barline)

Used to separate two sections of music. Also used at changes in key signature, time signature or major changes in style or tempo.

Graphical characteristics:
Symmetric, Closed shape, Monochrome, Contains straight lines, Has crossing lines.

Category: Musical Symbols.

Double bar line (or barline) is part of the Lines (Western Musical Notation) group.

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