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Re: New feature suggestion

From: David Nalesnik
Subject: Re: New feature suggestion
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2014 07:22:55 -0500

On Tue, Aug 26, 2014 at 2:11 AM, Keith OHara <address@hidden> wrote:

> David Nalesnik <david.nalesnik <at> gmail.com> writes:
> > In the US, I hear people calling "c-sharp" "c" often enough.  This usage
> is
> > certainly not good practice in music theory classes (where I correct it
> > whenever I can).  I can't say anything about informal usage.
> The original question here was about calling, in the key of D major,
> the note c-natural by the name "c-natural".
> Here I think we would not require the student to say "c", in English.

Of course not.

Sorry, I think I was responding to the tendency of students to call C sharp
in the key of D major "C," which is obviously wrong!

"cn" is nice--I would say "C natural," and why not make it explicit?


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