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blue note
used in BoneMan's Daughters

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Definition
jazz music:  notes sung or played at approximately a flatted third, fifth, or seventh to give a blues sound to a melody
  • Alvin set the folded blue note on the rock and backed away silently.
    Chapter 22 (98% in)
  • Father of lies... father of lies... Ryan didn't have to look at a blue note to know who the father of lies was.
    Chapter 23 (13% in)
  • He pulled out the blue note and wedged it into the seam above the radio.
    Chapter 24 (58% in)

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