Translation of whole note in Spanish:

whole note

semibreve, n.

noun

  • 1US

    semibreve feminine
    redonda feminine
    • Students will first begin by identifying which color M&Ms represent which notes: an eighth note, a quarter note, a half note, and a whole note (the pretzels will be the stems).
    • The whole note derives from the semibrevis of mensural notation, and this is the origin of the British name.
    • The note twice the length of the whole note is the double whole note (or breve).
    • For people who might look at the score, with its long held whole notes and wonder where the music is, I can tell you that it is in the living, trembling, vibrating sounds that these dots are converted into performance.
    • If the strings were given anything to play besides extended whole notes, I didn't hear it.