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Can you name the melodic motions/intervals by description?

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DescriptionMotion/Interval
Scales that share the same tonic (e.g. G major & G minor)
4th scale degree of the diatonic scale/same distance below as dominant is above tonic/recapitulation of sonata is often in this key
Difference between 2 successive notes if less than or equal to 1 whole step or strictly less than or equal to a minor 3rd
Interval between one musical pitch and another with half or double its frequency/defined as unit of frequency level when the base of the logarithm is 2
3rd that spans 4 semitones
Adjective denoting or containing an interval that is one semitone greater than the corresponding major or perfect interval
3rd that spans 3 semitones
Musical interval encompassing 3 staff positions
Another name for a diatonic scale
Interval encompassing seven staff positions/minor one spans 10 semitones/major span 11
Smallest musical interval used in Western tonal music/equal to one half step
5th scale degree of the diatonic scale/named b/c it is next in importance to tonic/sonatas often modulate from tonic key to this key
The inversion of a major interval produces an interval that is...
Common name for a scale composed of seven distinct pitch classes/includes 5 whole steps & 2 half steps per octave
Interval encompassing four staff positions spanning 5 semitones
Denoting or containing an interval that is one semitone less than the corresponding major or perfect interval
Another name for a step
DescriptionMotion/Interval
Musical interval corresponding to a pair of pitches with a frequency ratio of 3:2 (or very nearly so)/spans 7 semitones
Scales that have the same key signature
Rearrangement of the top-to-bottom elements in an interval, a chord, a melody, or a group of contrapuntal lines of music/used to create a melodic bass line or to modulate a new key
Difference between 2 successive notes if larger than 1 whole step or greater than or equal to a minor 3rd
3rd that spans 2 semitones
First scale degree of a diatonic scale and the tonal center or final resolution tone/reference note for a scale
The inversion of a augmented interval produces an interval that is...
Another name for a skip
This is always the sum of the 2 interval names under inversion
Single note that identifies a chord (i.e. for a C-chord which is made up of C-E-G notes, C is this)
Two or more musical parts sounding the same pitch or at an octave interval/usually at the same time/also called prime or perfect prime
The inversion of a minor interval produces an interval that is...
The inversion of a perfect interval produces an interval that is...
3rd that spans 5 semitones
The inversion of a diminished interval produces an interval that is...
Music theory diagram that shows the relationship among the 12 tones of the chromatic scale

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