Table of Accents

 
Percussive Accents
Pressure Accent
Combined Accents
Strong Accents
Strong Accent - generally meant for attacks at loud dynamic levels of forte or louder
Strong & Staccato Accents - very percussive and shorter duration than notated
Strong & Legato Accents - very percussive while retaining full duration of notation
Strong & Staccatissimo Accents - strongest percussive attack possible with an exaggerated short duration
Medium Accents
Normal Accent - moderately sharp attack that can be used at any dynamic level from pianissimo to fortissimo
Legato Accent - this can be used at any dynamic level and is a slight stress without a noticable attack and held to the full duration of the note
Legato & Staccato Accents - stressed and moderately short, separated from next note
Legato and Staccatissimo - stressed and quite short
Normal & Staccato Accents - moderately percussive and short
Normal & Legato Accents -moderately percussive with full note duration
Normal & Staccatissimo Accents - moderately percussive with short note duration
Light Accents
Staccato Accent - short and separated from the following note
Staccatissimo - an exaggerated short duration of the note