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Music notes (do ré mi)

How are the names for music notes used in French? I understand that C=do, D=ré, etc. But there are two things that remain unclear: The usage of do vs. ut and si vs. ti. The usage of alternative ...
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« Jouer au piano » ou « jouer du piano » ?

Doit-on utiliser du ou au pour la phrase dans le titre de cette question ? Y a-t-il une différence ?
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Note values in music terminology

What are the French terms for English rhythmic values, singular and plural, such as: sixteenth notes; eighth notes; quarter notes; half notes; and, whole notes?
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Learn French from music — resources?

I am looking for resources for learning French from music. (Not just adequate music, but the totality of resources, like written French Lyrics, translation, English version etc.)
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Qu'est-ce que c'est, le piano bastringue?

Le piano bastringue est-il une sorte de musique ou une sorte d'instrument de musique? S'il s'agit de musique, quelle sorte de musique s'agit-il? Je suis un peu confus.
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Prononciation de voyelles en chantant

Quelles sont les différences de prononciation de voyelles entre langage parlé et chanté ? Par exemple, en allemand, il y a des règles pour la prononciation chantée de diphthongues comme ...
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Translation of “an auto-tuned song”

An auto-tuned song is a song on where the voice of the singer has been processed to alter the pitch of the voice or the instruments. How would you say "an auto-tuned song" in French?
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Can you guess what the correct phrase is? [closed]

I'm not a french speaker, I heard a phrase in a french song that was something like this: "... Je vous etra numero..." I'm not sure about the "etra" part ;) does anyone know what it was? Do you also ...