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Definition of the noun absolute pitch
What does absolute pitch mean as a name of something?
- the ability to identify the pitch of a tone
Alternative definition of the noun absolute pitch
- perfect pitch
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by Don Michael Randel
Absolute pitch. The ability to name a pitch (in reference to the musical scale, generally by letter name) or to produce a pitch designated by name without recourse to any external source or standard. The term perfect pitch is misleading because ...
absolute pitch 1. The fixed position of a note with regard to all the other notes in the entire range of musical tones ...
Encyclopedia of Perception (2010)
by E. Bruce Goldstein
Absolute pitch (AP) is the rare ability some people have to instantly and effortlessly name the pitch of musical tones, as readily as most of us name the colors we see. Others are said to possess AP if they can produce (such as by humming, ...
Encyclopedia of Genetics (2014)
by Eric C.R. Reeve
Absolute pitch: an approach for identifying genetic and non-genetic components. American Journal of Human Genetics 62: 224-3 1 Baharloo, S., ...
VolumeII: Performance and Production by John Shepherd
Absolute Pitch 'Absolute pitch' refers to an individual's ability, based on acquired experience and long-term memory,
by Christine Ammer
absolute pitch The ability to identify a musical tone by name, or to sing a particular ...
Moreover, it indicates directly absolute pitch, and only indirectly relative pitch. In order to ascertain the interval between any two notes on the stave, we must go through a little calculation, involving the clef, the key signature, and perhaps, ...
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Absolute pitch Meaning
Video shows what absolute pitch means. The exact pitch as established by its rate of vibration based on a standard scale.. Perfect pitch; the ability to identify or ...
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