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Music Theory Worksheet - Lesson 1: Staff

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Lesson 1: Staff

The first lesson deals with learning about one of the most fundamental concepts of music, the staff. The staff is a set of five horizontal lines and four spaces.  Each line and space represents a musical pitch.  Music symbols are placed on the staff based on their corresponding pitch.

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What this worksheet is about:

The musical staff is made up of five lines and four spaces.






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