Semitone sentence example
Contains 7 technical vocal exercises played on piano and each having a one octave range in semitone intervals.
A number of keys for semitone progression can also be accommodated.
I had no idea the PAL speedup meant nearly a semitone increse.
But a positive identity of pitch cannot be claimed for any period of time, and certainly not for the early organs; the foot-rule of the organ-builder, which had to do with the lengths of the pipes, and which varied in every country and province, could easily cause a difference of a semitone.
Our ears choose to distinguish pitch variation to the division approximately of what we in the west call the semitone.Advertisement
My Cabin In Caroline is actually in the key of G sharp, because the band were tuned a semitone sharp.
The highest note is D, until the last verse when the pitch is raised a semitone.
A minor interval is a major interval diminished by a chromatic semitone.
I had no idea the pal speedup meant nearly a semitone increse.
What happened at Durham was that at some subsequent date the pipes were shifted up a semitone to bring the organ into conformity with this lower pitch, with which it is probable Schmidt's organs in St Paul's and the Temple, and also Trinity College, Cambridge, agreed.Advertisement
The Halberstadt pitch is nearly a semitone higher, which again agrees with the statement of Praetorius, and also Schlick's high C organ.
The interval corresponding to the octave being divided into seven equal parts, each about 14 semitone, it follows that Siamese music sounds strange in Western ears.
Nowadays it is usual to use a softwood soundboard, and Nylon strings, and there are semitone levers for changing key.
This is about a semitone below the Diapason Normal, and a just minor third lower than the St Jacobi organ in the same city (1688), measured by Herr Schmahl, a' 489.2.
The Hampton Court organ of 1690 shows that Schmidt had further lowered his pitch a semitone, to a' 441 7.Advertisement