Father Charles Goes Down And Ends Battle


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Father Charles Goes Down And Ends Battle

A mnemonic used in music to remember the names of the sharp keys (F, C, G, D, A, E, and B). Reading the phrase in reverse can be used to remember the flat keys. A: "It's no use, I keep getting the names of the sharps all mixed up!" B: "It's easy, so long as you remember that Father Charles Goes Down And Ends Battle!"
See also: and, battle, Charles, down, End, father, goes
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