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Monday, May 10, 2010
A tie connects two or more notes of the same pitch. Tied notes have a curved line above or under them. They are played as one note with the sum of the notes combined. Ties are different from slurs in that ties join notes of the same pitch. Slurs join notes of varying pitches.