Clef

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Symbool G Sleutel MuziekThis symbol for clef is being used for music. The clef is placed on the staff to indicate the pitch of the notes that follow the clef (until the next new clef).

The origin of the clef dates back to the 10th century. At that time the clef was written as a “normal” letter g on the staff. In the course of the centuries, the g evoluated to the modern sign it is nowadays. The clef is not only used on a stave, but is used more widely to portray music, for example in comic books.

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