Introduction to Pitch Systems in Tonal Music Part 04: Circular Pitch Systems and the Triad (English)


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Recorded: Fall 2012

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Description: This presentation will demonstrate how the 4:5:6 ratio known as a major triad works within the circular pitch system of tonal music. The concept of I, IV, and V (1, 4, and 5) harmonic functions will be explained using the basic mathematical structures already demonstrated.


Required attribution: Crooks, John. Introduction to Pitch Systems in Tonal Music (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), http://ocw.uci.edu/courses/introduction_to_pitch_systems_in_tonal_music.html [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.


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John Crooks
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