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derfreischutz:

mogmo:

i don’t want to burst their bubble but aren’t there 8 notes in an octave

this explains a lot


Nope, seven. The octave, eighth note, is the same as the first; it’s exactly double the Hz.

derfreischutz:

mogmo:

i don’t want to burst their bubble but aren’t there 8 notes in an octave

this explains a lot

Nope, seven. The octave, eighth note, is the same as the first; it’s exactly double the Hz.

  1. mogmo reblogged this from brainforesty and added:
    oh my god NO basic theory teaches you that to play an octave you play EIGHT notes, hence the oct- prefix, even of the...
  2. brainforesty reblogged this from crackity-joy and added:
    dan is right, this is basic theory guys, i mean you learn this when you learn piano or guitar in high school. seriously?
  3. chwiliwr reblogged this from wizzardblizzard and added:
    Well they’re not actually wrong, though. It depends how you’re counting - you could have either seven or eight depending...
  4. wizzardblizzard reblogged this from fastfivefandom
  5. cup-of-glambition reblogged this from favouritehideaway
  6. kvothe-thebloodless reblogged this from toopunkforlogic and added:
    well there are 13 notes in a western octave actually… 8 notes in an octave of a major/minor/modal scale
  7. toopunkforlogic reblogged this from mountainboats
  8. eatcheeses reblogged this from sylviaplathcookbook and added:
    there are 8 the 1 counts for both, hence the prefix oct- ; latin for 8 BAH
  9. xxbellaxy reblogged this from buchananking and added:
    So much has been explained
  10. yezlovespacman reblogged this from miss-applause
  11. sinbadism reblogged this from internetsafety101 and added:
    yeah id… count it that way…
  12. tigrar reblogged this from thelisbonmaru and added:
    Never did I think that a Foster the People tweet would get me to actually look at music theory as much as it has. From...
  13. thelisbonmaru reblogged this from tentacruel and added:
    there’s definitely only 7 notes in an octave
  14. depechemoses reblogged this from kindlesongarchive2 and added:
    Nope, seven. The octave, eighth note, is the same as the first; it’s exactly double the Hz.
  15. tentacruel reblogged this from billhaverchuck and added:
    no, pretty sure oct- isn’t a prefix meaning 8
  16. billhaverchuck reblogged this from sootaeyoon