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Old 2005-12-19, 14:47
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Originally Posted by Meesh
Those are for when you have series of notes on the high e-string above the 12th fret. If you notice the notes stick up way above the staff and can make it confusing when sight reading. When you add 8va's it brings them down and makes it easier to read. It's purely cosmetic.

Are you sure about that because I tried this:
on the high e-string i had a series of 3 whole notes on the 15th fret. I had each of them be an artificial harmonic, but one was 'loco', '8va' and 15ma'. They all sounded different.
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