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Flashcards in Pitch, Dynamics, and Tone Color Deck (6)
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1

Fractional variations (partials) are called ___ in music.

Overtones.

2

What determined the quality of sound?

The strength of partials.

3

What are partials determined by?

1. The vibration's origin.
2. The shape and quality of resonating material.

4

What are bows made of?

Horsehair and rosin.

5

Pizzicato

When strings are plucked.

6

What is a string instrument that is only plucked?

The harp.

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