What are the 12 elements of music?
Basic Music Elements
- Sound (overtone, timbre, pitch, amplitude, duration)
- Expression (dynamics, tempo, articulation)
What are the 12 musical notes?
In Western music, there are a total of twelve notes per octave, named A, A#, B, C, C#, D, D#, E, F, F#, G and G#. The sharp notes, or ‘accidentals’, fall on the black keys, while the regular or ‘natural’ notes fall on the white keys.
What does P mean in music?
Piano (p) – quiet. Mezzo forte (mf) – moderately loud. Forte (f) – loud. Fortissimo (ff) – very loud.
What is a staff symbol?
Caduceus is a symbol with a short staff entwined by two serpents, sometimes surmounted by wings while the Rod of Asclepius is the one with a single snake.  The similarity between both these symbols is the snake.