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Flashcards - Elements of Pitch

Flashcards - Elements of Pitch
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melody

A linear succession of musical tones that the listener perceives as a single entity (also tune, voice, or line).

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frequency

The speed at which a sound vibrates.

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frequency

The speed at which a sound vibrates.

melody

A linear succession of musical tones that the listener perceives as a single entity (also tune, voice, or line).

counterpoint

The relationship between voices that are harmonically interdependent yet independent in rhythm and contour

octave

The interval between one musical pitch and another with half or double its frequency

consonant

A pleasant-sounding interval. Also indicates stability (the octave does not have a tendency to move or resolve to any other type of interval)

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