Learn English Grammar From A–Z
- The relationship between the semibreve and the minim is exactly the same as that accorded to the breve and semibreve.
- This consists simply of four notes written out on a single stave in breves.
- Semi means half, and although rare and rather ancient, the British system includes the breve in its logic.
- The other 3 pieces are textless and mainly in long-breve notation.