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Definition for: Rest

A space in which no notes are played within a bar. There are different rests which indicate different lengths of silence. These correspond to the lengths of the different notes. Whole note and half note rests look like top hats, pointing downwards for a whole rest and upwards for a half rest. Quarter note rests are either shown by a unique, wobbly line symbol or a diagonal line pointing to

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metal Lee Wanner Lee Wanner
acoustic Lisa McCormick Lisa McCormick
rock Dave Celentano Dave Celentano
rock Mike Olekshy Mike Olekshy
rock Tom Finch Tom Finch
acoustic Douglas Showalter Douglas Showalter
surf Henrik Linde Henrik Linde
classical Christopher Schlegel Christopher Schlegel
classical Christopher Schlegel Christopher Schlegel