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Topic: Tied note  (Read 540 times)

Offline warburtonj

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Tied note
on: June 08, 2022, 02:11:18 PM
The music shown at the link below (Beethoven Emperor Concerto) says to hold the tied G note in the right hand (marked in blue) but then the same note is to be played as a semi quaver in the left hand.  How is this possible?

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Offline themeandvariation

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Re: Tied note
Reply #1 on: June 08, 2022, 03:41:03 PM
Yes it is played again by the LH.
This is a theoretical marking. Ideally, Beethoven would want that RH G to be tied - because it is another 'voice' - but knows it is impossible. The RH G in the following measure is still Not to be played though.

Offline lelle

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Re: Tied note
Reply #2 on: June 08, 2022, 10:05:17 PM
What themeandvariation said. Ideally you'll keep holding the G to its full value after restriking it with the left hand.

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