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Re: OT: Non-Human Phonology

From:Carsten Becker <carbeck@...>
Date:Monday, December 4, 2006, 15:56

James W. <emindahken@...> schrieb:

> 2 * 3 = 6. A tritone is 6 semitones wide. Everything > Peter Bleackley said > is correct. And B-F (or F-B) is a valid tritone with both > members as "white notes" (speaking keyboardically :) ).
An easier way to determine a tritone is to have a look at the cycle of fifths (I hope it'll get through correctly): C F | G Bb | D Eb -------+------- A Ab | E Db Gb B F# As you can see, F and B are on opposite sites (11 and 5 o'clock respectively), so you've got a tritone there. Carsten -- "Miranayam kepauara naranoaris." (Kalvin nay Hobbes) Tenena, Dalming 7, 2316 ya 02:06:08 pd (Monday, December 4, 2006 at 4:40:43 pm)


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