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Name: Consonance and Dissonance
ID: m11953
Language: English (en)
Summary: Consonance and dissonance are musical terms describing whether combinations of notes sound good together or not.
Subject: Arts
Keywords: chords, consonance, consonant, dissonance, dissonant, interval, music, tuning
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: 1.12 (history)
First publication date: May 17, 2004 3:03 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Mar 11, 2011 9:37 pm -0600

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Version History

Version: 1.13 Jan 18, 2013 6:26 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
updated links

Version: 1.12 Mar 11, 2011 9:37 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones Currently viewing this version.
Changes:
removed from survey

Version: 1.11 Apr 13, 2010 5:38 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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linked to survey

Version: 1.10 Dec 14, 2009 7:20 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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Added Google analytics tracking code

Version: 1.9 Oct 4, 2007 10:13 am -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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updated links

Version: 1.8 Mar 7, 2007 11:37 am -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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added outline svg and eps files

Version: 1.7 Sep 5, 2006 2:47 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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Small text changes.  Added missing words to "dissonant intervals" figure.

Version: 1.6 Feb 1, 2006 12:40 pm -0600 by Chuck Bearden
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Fixed document/@id so that course publishing would create correct page references.

Version: 1.5 Jan 31, 2006 5:42 pm -0600 by Chuck Bearden
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Uploaded fixed EPS files.

Version: 1.4 Jan 31, 2006 2:35 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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Minor text and figure changes

Version: 1.3 Jan 24, 2006 1:56 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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updated figures

Version: 1.2 May 28, 2004 2:53 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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Added links

Version: 1.1 May 20, 2004 10:18 am -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
New module

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