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Music Term: Left-hand pizzicato or stopped note

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Left-hand pizzicato or stopped note


Definition and background:

A note on a stringed instrument where the string is plucked with the left hand (the hand that usually stops the strings) rather than bowed. On the horn, this accent indicates a "stopped note" (a note played with the stopping hand shoved further into the bell of the horn).


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