12. Tones and Semitones Exercises
Grade 1 exercise 12 tones and semitones
Tones and semitones are the distance between one notes pitch in sound and the next
note, When we look at tones and semitones we find they are what makes up the musical scale. There
are five pairs of tones and two pairs of semitones in all major scales.
Tones and semitones make the distance between different degrees of intervals (you
will learn about intervals in another lesson)
Tones and semitones measure many distances between notes, example 3 tones + 1 semitone makes a
distance of a perfect 5th.
The smallest distance in pitch is 1 semitone.
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