Frets articles on Wikipedia
western fretted instruments, frets are metal strips inserted into the fingerboard. On some historical instruments and non-European instruments, frets are
Apr 28th 2017

Frets on Fire
and their redistribution is not permitted outside of the Frets-On-FireFrets On Fire executable. Frets on Fire is a music playing video game. It is playable on
Nov 28th 2016

Fret (disambiguation)
Netherlands SNCF Fret, the rail freight organisation of the SNCF Worry frets or stroma lamellae (biology) Sea fret Haar_(fog) Fretter, an American electronics
Aug 28th 2016

For fretting in music, see fret. Fretting refers to wear and sometimes corrosion damage at the asperities of contact surfaces. This damage is induced
Apr 9th 2017

Multi-scale fingerboard
connected the dots. Fanned-fret guitars have multi-scale fingerboard because of "offset" frets; that is, frets that extend from the neck of the
Mar 12th 2017

based out of Detroit, Michigan. For people with the surname, see Fretter (surname). Fretter was an electronics and major appliance retailer based out of Detroit
Oct 9th 2016

arched frets attach at the edges of a smooth fingerboard; unfrettable strings run inside the frets, while frettable ones run outside. The fret arches
Jan 29th 2017

Fretted terrain
Fretted terrain is a type of surface feature common to certain areas of Mars and was discovered in Mariner 9 images. It lies between two different types
Apr 24th 2017

Five-fret stretch
a five-fret stretch refers to a guitar chord formation such that the distance between the highest and the lowest fingered frets is five frets. This necessarily
Dec 30th 2014

Micro-Frets Voyager into a 6-string bass.
Jan 3rd 2017

César López Fretes
maternal family name is Fretes. Cesar Lopez Fretes (21 March 1923 – 13 July 2001) was a football striker from Paraguay. Lopez Fretes started his career at
Apr 21st 2017

Arthur Frets Assa
the Indonesia Super League. "Arthur Frets Assa". Retrieved 18 July-2012July 2012.  "Arthur Frets Assa". Retrieved 18 July
Apr 16th 2017

Zero fret
above the other frets on the instrument's fretboard. A separate nut is still required to establish the correct string spacing when a zero fret is used. The
Apr 1st 2017

Colton Fretter
Colton Fretter (born March 12, 1982) is a Canadian professional ice hockey forward currently playing with the Sheffield Steelers of the Elite Ice Hockey
Sep 22nd 2016

Appalachian dulcimer
further additional frets at the "1+" and "8+" positions or (as an alternative) the "4+" and "11+" positions. These additional frets facilitate the use
Apr 3rd 2017

Raúl Fretes
Fretes Raul Fretes (born 13 September 1965) is a Paraguayan professional golfer. Fretes was born in Asuncion and turned pro in 1990. He won the South American
Dec 17th 2016

FRET (magazine)
FRET was a free magazine which covered the pop music scene in the Netherlands. It was published in the Dutch language. It contained interviews, reviews
Nov 14th 2016

2009 Aéro-Frêt Antonov An-12 crash
The-2009The 2009 Aero-Fret Antonov An-12 crash was the crash of an Antonov An-12 into a cemetery at Brazzaville, Congo on 26 August 2009. The aircraft involved
Jan 27th 2017

Barre chord
strings two frets down, or one finger frets each string. For instance, if barred at the second fret, the A chord becomes B (X24442). From fret one to twelve
Apr 5th 2017

Förster resonance energy transfer
Forster resonance energy transfer (RET FRET), fluorescence resonance energy transfer (RET FRET), resonance energy transfer (RET) or electronic energy transfer
Mar 18th 2017

Fret Nice
Hatfield (February 24, 2010). "Fret Nice Review". IGN. Retrieved October 23, 2013.  Fret Nice at Fret Nice at MobyGames Fret Nice at Metacritic
Apr 30th 2015

guitars have 19 frets and electric guitars between 21 and 24 frets, although guitars have been made with as many as 27 frets. Frets are laid out to accomplish
Apr 11th 2017

Major thirds tuning
consecutive frets. The major-third intervals allow major chords and minor chords to be played with two–three consecutive fingers on two consecutive frets. Every
Nov 29th 2016

fingerboard without frets. Bağlama literally translates as "something that is tied up", probably a reference to the tied-on frets of the instrument. The
Apr 24th 2017

Feel No Fret
Feel No Fret is the seventh album by Scottish funk and R&B band Average White Band (also AWB) released in 1979 on the RCA label in the United Kingdom and
Apr 21st 2017

Fretter (surname)
Fretter is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Colton Fretter (born 1982), Canadian professional ice hockey forward Vera Fretter (1905–1992)
Aug 14th 2016

are often known as "fret saws" informally. The tool takes its name from its use in fretwork and ultimately from the French freter (lattice)—a reference
Mar 30th 2017

Single-molecule FRET
Single molecule fluorescence resonance energy transfer (or smFRET) is a biophysical technique used to measure distances at the 1-10 nanometer scale in
Mar 11th 2017

George de Fretes
George de Fretes was a musician from Indonesia who found fame in the Netherlands. Like his fellow countrymen Ming Luhulima and Rudi Wairata, he found sizable
Apr 16th 2017

Yaylı tambur
behaves as though it was unfretted despite the ordinary placement of numerous frets (anywhere from 24 to 34 or more to the octave). That is to say, the fingers
Nov 4th 2016

The 11 frets of the neck are removable (and can be re-positioned for differing intervals) and made of nylon (resembling the gut/nylon frets of the lute)
Nov 25th 2016

Walter Fretes
Walter Milciades Fretes (born 18 May 1982) is a Paraguayan football player that usually plays as a right midfielder for Universitario de Deportes. During
Mar 25th 2017

Vera Fretter
Vera Fretter (5 July 1905–15 October 1992) was a British conchologist, and one of the authors (with Alastair Graham) of British Prosobranch Molluscs (1962
Feb 27th 2016

Jack Elliott at the Second Fret
Jack Elliott at the Second Fret is a live album by American folk musician Ramblin' Jack Elliott, released in 1962. Writing for Allmusic, music critic
Oct 7th 2015

is Rosewood. The frets on the sueng are spaced differently than western fretted instruments. In fact, with such arrangement of frets, the instrument plays
Jul 29th 2016

version, characterized having "tall" Chinese style frets (see photo), and the "modern" version, which uses fret wire instead. The modern version also closely
Nov 13th 2016

Diego Fretes
Diego Marcelo Fretes Zarza (born June 6, 1988) is a Paraguayan footballer who currently plays as a Midfielder for Persepam Madura United in the Indonesia
Apr 16th 2017

modern ruan has 24 frets with 12 semitones on each string, which has greatly expanded its range from a previous 13 frets. The frets are commonly made of
Apr 23rd 2017

sharkia. Usually there are three courses of metal strings. The frets are often inlaid metal frets, in a non-western pattern. Body could be made from separate
Dec 14th 2015

Maximilian Fretter-Pico
Maximilian Fretter-Pico (6 February 1892 – 4 April 1984) was a German general during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron
Apr 26th 2017

Idol Fret
Idol Fret was a rock band from Oldham, England, formed in the late 70s and mostly known for playing in clubs and pubs around the east of Manchester, Rochdale
Jun 26th 2016

Fret-King is a guitar brand originally conceived by guitar designer Trev Wilkinson in the 1990s. Since 2008, the brand has been owned by UK musical instrument
Jan 21st 2016

Bass guitar
frets installed on a bass guitar neck may vary. The original Fender basses had 20 frets, and most bass guitars have between 20 and 24 frets or fret positions
Apr 26th 2017

Guitarrón chileno
with only 8 frets, although some modern models are fully fretted with 18 or 19 frets like a modern classical guitar. Originally the frets were movable
Nov 27th 2016

Stopped note
bowed string instruments do not have frets, requiring ear training and accurate finger placement. The lack of frets, as on the guitar fretboard, does allow
Jun 14th 2016

Xicalcoliuhqui (also referred to as a "step fret" or "stepped fret" design and greca in Spanish) is a common motif in Mesoamerican art. It is composed
May 7th 2015

Rickenbacker 360
produced with slanted frets for "a natural finger angle," but negative response led Rickenbacker to switch to parallel frets. No. Frets: 24 Scale Length:
Apr 1st 2017

Fender California Series
steel saddles. Medium jumbo frets make string bending and playability by far easier in contrast to the usual thin vintage frets. All Telecaster bodies of
Apr 26th 2017

Neck (music)
access to higher frets. 2) Electric guitars also sport an extended high-end range, due to the above reason. Typically, up to 24 frets are used. 3) Electric
Apr 16th 2017

staggered frets, many of which do not even cross the entire fretboard, and is generally tuned to an open chord. A kabosy-like instrument with standard frets is
May 5th 2016

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