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What does P5 stand for?

P5 stands for Perfect Fifth (music)

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KarrArikh Tor comments, "It is an instrumental track which began with a perfect fifth resonation, and grew into the first song where I actually play a diminished chord in.
The existing notation A#-F in both original editions is an absurdity: nowhere else did Beethoven ever write a diminished sixth camouflaging the sound of a perfect fifth -- quite to the contrary: whenever the danger arose that an unusual modulation might be misunderstood, he took pains to present his intentions in a clear way.
Welch highlights his dancers' classical technique, providing the pleasure of watching their long, lean legs slide into perfect fifth.
Little Buck's win was the perfect fifth anniversary present for Wells and wife Carrie Zetter-Wells, who owned Royal & SunAlliance Chase winner Brief Gale.
Wheeldon makes rudimentary moves look new--when two dancers faced one another, each raised one arm, together forming a perfect fifth position.