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A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Jack
The quill or hopper which strikes the strings of a harpsichord or the upright lever in piano action.

Jagd-stück
A hunting piece.

Janko keyboard
A system of piano keys in several manuals, or ranks, invented by Paul von Janko. This keyboard necessitates only a small stretch for large intervals.

Jazz
A significant musical art form which has been developed almost solely in America and is characterized by a great degree of skilful improvisation, distinct rhythmic punctuation and an original approach to instrumentation and orchestration.

Jeu
Play. Also an organ stop.

Jig, Gigue, Giga
A lively dance.

Just intonation
The correct sounding of intervals in singing or playing.


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Some definitions and terms excerpted from
Belwin Pocket Dictionary of Music: Music Theory Dictionary
By Dr. William Lee
Students may purchase a copy for home use at cost
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