tablature

[ tab-luh-cher, -choo r ]SEE DEFINITION OF tablature

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The first time he asked admittance to show you the tablature, and you did not want to receive him, I persuaded you to do so.

As Walther sings Sachs takes it down in tablature, calling out to him what sections are next required.

This set of thoughts is like the tablature prescribed to the singing animal above mentioned.

Robinson gives instructions for learning to play the cittern and for reading the tablature.

WORD ORIGIN

type of musical notation for lute or stringed instrument, 1570s, from French tablature (1550s), from Latin tabula "table" (see table (n.)); influenced by Italian tavolatura, from tavolare "to board, plank, enclose with boards."

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sheet music

nounprinted music
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