Word: Matigas

Category: Performance Practice

Ethno-linguistic group/ Language: Tagalog

General Description: used in bands and orchestras when tuning their instrument referring that their instruments are tuned slightly high/ sharp

Musical Function: rehearsal; performance

Source: UP Symphonic Band; Metro Manila Community Orchestra; Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra; Banda 85 (Bulacan); Banda Morriz (Rizal); Banda 14 (Bulacan); Manila String Machine