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High A Doubling

A two-step embellishment. Steps: (1) Play High A, (2) High G "Swipe" on High A.

This is a two step "Type A" embellishment found commonly in light music tunes.

The Steps

  • Step "Zero" - Come from any note
  • Step One - Play High A
  • Step Two - High G "Swipe" on High A


  • This is a standard doubling, starting with a High G Gracnnote.
  • As the name "doubling" implies, produces two sounds.