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Definition and background:

The German term for eighth rest.See also [Am.] eighth rest; [Br.] Quaver rest; [Fr.] Demi-soupir; [It.] Pausa di croma; [Sp.] Pausas de Corchea.

For more information on the music term "Achtelpause" check out these other resources:

Wikipedia - Glossary of Musical Terminology

Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary

ORB -- Medieval Music Glossary

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 1-9

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