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Name: Interval
ID: m10867
Language: English (en)
Summary: The distance between two pitches is the interval between them. The name of an interval depends both on how the notes are written and the actual distance between the notes as measured in half steps.
Subject: Arts
Keywords: augmented intervals, diminished intervals, fifths, fourths, interval, major intervals, minor intervals, octaves, perfect intervals, pitch, seconds, sevenths, sixths, thirds
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (caschmidtjones@gmail.com)
Copyright Holders: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (caschmidtjones@gmail.com)
Maintainers: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (caschmidtjones@gmail.com)

Latest version: 2.27 (history)
First publication date: Sep 26, 2002 12:00 am -0500
Last revision to module: Feb 15, 2013 8:16 pm -0600

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Version History

Version: 2.27 Feb 15, 2013 8:16 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
took down call for research study participants

Version: 2.26 Jan 18, 2013 6:01 am -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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added call for research study participants

Version: 2.25 Mar 11, 2011 9:57 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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removed from survey

Version: 2.24 Apr 13, 2010 6:12 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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linked to survey

Version: 2.23 Dec 16, 2009 8:20 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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Added Google analytics code

Version: 2.22 Jul 1, 2009 12:42 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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added summary section

Version: 2.21 Mar 2, 2007 3:25 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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added a separate sound file for diminished fifth, and changed some of the text regarding tritones

Version: 2.20 Feb 12, 2007 2:06 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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added outline eps and svg files, and fixed typo in problem 4

Version: 2.19 Jan 23, 2007 2:01 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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added/corrected eps CNXML

Version: 2.18 Jan 3, 2007 10:45 am -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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Updated links

Version: 2.17 Sep 25, 2006 5:54 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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redid some audio files

Version: 2.16 Aug 28, 2006 1:39 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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minor text changes

Version: 2.15 Jun 13, 2006 3:38 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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Added bass clef to exercises and separated augmented and diminished intervals into separate exercise

Version: 2.14 Jan 31, 2006 5:25 pm -0600 by Chuck Bearden
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Uploaded fixed EPS files.

Version: 2.13 Jan 31, 2006 4:42 pm -0600 by Chuck Bearden
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Fixed link to EPS file.

Version: 2.12 Jan 31, 2006 2:53 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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minor changes in text and figures

Version: 2.11 Jan 25, 2006 12:03 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Made minor changes in the text and added links.

Version: 2.10 Jan 18, 2006 9:50 am -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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Added svg figures

Version: 2.9 Dec 14, 2005 11:19 am -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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updated all figures

Version: 2.8 May 17, 2005 8:47 pm -0500 by Charlet Reedstrom
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update to cnxml-0.5

Version: 2.7 Jan 21, 2005 10:42 am -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Expanded some text, and added links

Version: 2.6 Jan 18, 2005 8:59 am -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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Corrected error in opening para

Version: 2.5 Dec 1, 2004 11:22 am -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Added inversion section.

Version: 2.4 Oct 3, 2003 11:58 am -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Cleaned up figure and sound files

Version: 2.3 Mar 10, 2003 12:00 am -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Added sound examples

Version: 2.2 Dec 17, 2002 12:00 am -0600 by (Unknown)
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Added keywords and abstract

Version: 2.1 Dec 5, 2002 12:00 am -0600 by (Unknown)
Changes:
New module

Version: 2.0 Sep 26, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Added initial template for new module m10867

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