Music Theory Education

 

15. Trills and Turns

15. Trills and Turns

Grade 4. Lesson 15. trills and turns 'ornaments'

The Trill 'Ornament'

 

The Trill ornament

 


Information about the trill ornament

 

example of the trill written, then played

 

The Turn 'Ornament'

The Turn Ornament

 

The turn shown written then played

 


Turn over dotted note

Take half the value of the note and write a quaver (eighth note). Use the other half to make
a triplet, the value of the dot is used to write the next quaver (eighth note) this is joined to the
last note of the bar to complete beat two.

 

 

14. Upper and Lower Mordents

16. Performance Directions

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