A set of two vertical lines drawn perpendicularly through the staff to indicate the end of one section and the beginning of another in a larger composition. A double bar with a thin line followed by a heavy line is known as a final barline and indicates the end of the composition.
Also final barline.
See Also[English] double barline
[French] double barre (f)
[German] Doppelstrich (m)
[German] Doppeltaktstrich (m)
[Italian] doppia stanghetta (f)
[Italian] doppia barra (f)
[Spanish] doble barra (f)
Last Updated: 2016-05-23 19:00:20