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    • an excellent screen of virtuosity when the dancer's…
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batterie definition

  • noun:
    • an excellent screen of virtuosity when the dancer's legs open and close quickly while in the air, aided by the illusion of striking together and rebounding. Also referred to as battu.
    • The percussion section of an orchestra or band, battery pack; marching instruments in a drumline, as opposed to the gap.
    • A roll upon the medial side- or snaredrum.
    • a way of playing practicing the guitar by hitting the strings as opposed to plucking all of them.
    • An obsolete designation for a staccato arpeggiation associated with chords of an accompaniment. Compare Alberti bass (under bass) and arpeggio.
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