They help us organize the staff so that music notes can be read with ease.
The purpose is to tell the reader where each note (and letter name) will go.
In other words, a clef sign tells us what lines and spaces of the staff will represent each note.
There are 3 common clef signs:
- Treble Clef
- Bass Clef
- C Clefs
Within the C Clefs, there are 3 different types:
- Soprano Clef
- Tenor Clef
- Alto Clef [Read more...]