Tone 1

A tone is a sound with the following four attributes:

Pitch

In music notation the tone pitch (height) is indicated by placing notes on the staff.

Duration

In music notation the duration (length) is indicated by the shape of the notes.

Intensity

In music, symbols are used to indicate the intensity of the tones called dynamics.

Timbre

The tone timbre form different instrument is not a like. Many instruments can produce different tone timbre with different techniques.


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