Definition of sixty-fourth note in English:

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sixty-fourth note

noun

Music , North American
A hemidemisemiquaver.
Example sentences
  • While it is refreshing to see the rhythms left gracefully intact, they include micro-divisions of thirty-second and sixty-fourth notes, not rhythms with which the average beginner is terribly familiar.
  • The tick value is one sixty-fourth of the total duration of a measure, or a sixty-fourth note in musical terms.
  • It is only a sixty-fourth note short of full value!

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