Crotchet



[Lat.]


The old name for the quarter note first found in 14th century music and currently used in Great Britain to mean quarter note.

See also [Am.] Quarter note; [Fr.] Noire; [Ger.] Viertel; [Ger.] Viertelnote; [It.] Semiminima; [It.] Nera; [Sp.] Negra.


Crotchet


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