The basic Greek scale ranged two octaves and was called the Greater Perfect System.
The employee noted that the pitch was "several octaves higher than her normal baritone."
Her words rushed together, a thawing waterfall, moving intricately between octaves; still the only word he understood was his name.
Appearing in this third episode are Aoife Scott and Ron Block, Naad-Hara, Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn and Two Octaves – Malin Makes Music.
The standard modern piano contains 88 keys and has a compass of seven full octaves plus a few keys.
This span includes the three octaves between 500 and 4,000 hertz that are most important for speech.
Mixture stops also contain ranks sounding at pitches other than in octaves with the 8-foot principal.
., E and B♭ above C) and their respective octaves are also found; but these are best restricted to mixtures intended for somewhat special…
Through transposition of the Greater Perfect System (comprising two octaves descending from the A above middle C to the second A below) to…
These tonal systems, based on octaves, fifths, and fourths (i.e., on the simple ratios 1:2, 2:3, and 3:4), are found in the western Sudanic belt.
., E and B♭ above C) and their respective octaves are also found; but these are best restricted to mixtures intended for somewhat special effects.
Some primitive melodies have a range of two notes; the soprano solo in the “Kyrie Eleison” of Mozart’s Mass in C Minor (K. 427) has a range of two octaves.
The instrument’s total range is five octaves in a key close to the key of C in Western music, and chromatics are found in the middle octaves.
On ‘U’, we delight in the skill and versatility of rap’s arch vocalist, a man with more range than Mariah’s five octaves, even while we shudder at the power of his message.
A series of seven overlapping hexachords completed the gamut of formally recognized musical tones, a span of two and one-fourth octaves, containing the notes of the C major scale plus B♭.
Lata Mangeshkar, (born September 28, 1929, Indore, British India), legendary Indian playback singer noted for her distinctive voice and a vocal range that extended over more than three octaves.
The present-day instrument has a range of three octaves with three strings to each pitch, and a complex system of levers by which its many strings may be finely and quickly retuned to the various Arab scales.
Through transposition of the Greater Perfect System (comprising two octaves descending from the A above middle C to the second A below) to a higher or lower pitch level, each tonos causes a different octave species to fall within the octave e′–e (E above middle C to the E…
Jim Al-Khalili hears how Andy gets to capture epic galactic events in motion to build up a picture of this vast ecosystem - and also how he earned a place in the Guinness Book of Records for discovering the deepest note in the universe – a B flat , 57 octaves below middle C.
Broadly speaking, African tone systems may be divided into the following families and subfamilies: (1) equi-tonal systems, based on the principle of equal intervals, (2) monophonic systems, based on octaves, fifths, and fourths, and (3) systems based on the experience of instrumental harmonics.
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