How to read and write notes

How to read and write notes - pitch notation

The following video explains how to read and write notes in both treble clef and bass clef.

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Betty Akhigbe & Daniel Motan

By clicking on this link you can find a PDF with the concentrated information from the video.
By clicking on this link you can find a worksheet for practicing your skills.

License: CC BY-SA 4.0 (any later version)
Source:, Article “How to read and write notes”,, 05/18/2022, 2:53 AM
Contributions by: s.mack, Ulrich Kaiser, Ilka-Mestemacher, Theresa Ulbricht

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