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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.
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Used to separate measures. Bar lines are extended to connect the upper and lower staffs of a grand staff.
Used to indicate the conclusion of a movement or an entire composition.
Subdivides long measures of complex meter into shorter segments for ease of reading, usually according to natural rhythmic subdivisions.
Used to separate two sections of music. Also used at changes in key signature, time signature or major changes in style or tempo.
When music on two staves is joined by a brace, or is intended to be played at once by a single performer (usually a keyboard instrument or the harp), a great stave (BrE) or grand staff (AmE) is created.
Used to extend the staff to pitches that fall above or below it.
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