Tune Up With Reference Pitches Flashcards Preview

Justin Sandercoe > Tune Up With Reference Pitches > Flashcards

Flashcards in Tune Up With Reference Pitches Deck (6)
Loading flashcards...
1

What is a reference pitch?

A reference pitch is a pitch that comes from another source (not a tuner)

2

If you use a pitch pipe to tune your guitar, what type of tuning are you using?

Pitch pipes use reference pitches to tune the guitar.

3

When are reference pitches particularly useful?

Using a reference pitch is great for when you are playing with someone who is playing an out-of-tune piano

4

When should you play the note on your guitar when using reference pitches?

You do not want to play at the same time as the reference pitch. You must listen to the reference note first.

5

What may help when using reference notes for tuning?

Singing the reference note.

6

What is the main limitation of tuning using reference pitches?

Learning to tune from reference pitches will take practice