Music Theory e2 : Note names, Whole steps, and Half steps
Part 3 Coming Sunday!
Be sure to understand the following key terms.
Flat(b) : A musical note name with the flat symbol represents one half step lower than the natural pitch.
Half-Step : One chromatic step up or down from a note. For example, from F# to G.
Natural : A note without the sharp or flat symbol.
Sharp(#) : A musical note name with the sharp symbol represents one half step higher than the natural pitch.
Whole-Step : Two chromatic steps up or down. For example, from D to E.
Test your understanding!
1. What note is one half step above G?
2. What note is a whole step below G#?
3. What note is a half step above E?
|article posted to Solar Audio by Neil on Thu 10:15pm 10/23/14