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Flashcards in Combining Pitches Deck (10):
1

intervals

- named by their size and quality
- size is the distance between the two notes, and quality is whether they are Major, Perfect, or Minor

2

melodic intervals

- when two notes are played consecutively

3

harmonic intervals

- when the two notes are played at the same time

4

unison interval

- when the same note in the same register are played beside each other

5

simple intervals

- when the interval is an octave of less (8,7,6...2)

6

compound intervals

- when the interval is greater than an octave (9,10...)

7

notes on the same pitch such as C4 and C4 are called a(n):

- unison

8

intervals more than an octave apart are

- compound

9

intervals may be performed either melodically or harmonically

- true

10

from the smallest to the largest, list the intervals where both pitches are on a line or both pitches are on a space
_____, _____, _____

- 3, 5, 7

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