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In music, tessitura (Italian: texture) is a range of pitches compared to the instrument for which it was intended to be used. Music is a form of art and entertainment or other human activity that involves organized and audible sounds and silence. ... In music, the range of a musical instrument is the distance from the lowest to the highest pitch it can play. ... Pitch is the perceived fundamental frequency of a sound. ...


The tessitura of a composition, usually used for a vocal work or a particular voice within the work, is the general range within which the notes lie. Tessitura can also refer to the part of a singer's voice, or sometimes a musical instrument, that has the most musically acceptable and comfortable timbre. Musical composition is: an original piece of music the structure of a musical piece the process of creating a new piece of music // A musical composition A piece of music exists in the form of a written composition in musical notation or as a single acoustic event (a live performance... Ercole de Roberti: Concert, c. ... Ercole de Roberti: Concert, c. ... A musical instrument is a device constructed or modified with the purpose of making music. ... In music, timbre, also timber (from Fr. ...


In musical notation, tessitura is the range of notes implied by a clef. The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ... A clef (also, in former times, cleff) is a musical notation symbol that assigns note letter names to lines and spaces on a musical staff. ...


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