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Notation (jazz)locked

  • Robert Witmer
  •  and Rick Finlay


Any means, graphic or (more loosely) verbal, of representing musical sounds, either by symbolizing them or by giving instructions for producing them. This article deals with notations used in jazz, some of which originated in and remain specific to jazz, while others are borrowed from or shared with other musical traditions....

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