Different world cultures define intervals in varied traditional increments. In the Quest, you are learning music theory based on Western musical traditions. Through years of experimentation, musicians have agreed on specific interval proportions. J. S. Bach was truly a Pitch Pioneer, composing music in all keys, proving earlier theories about interval relationships.

An Interval is the distance between two points.

Relay race segments are called intervals. The distances between pitch-steps are called intervals.  Intervals can either be performed in succession or simultaneously. 

Melodic Intervals are performed in a row, creating Melody

STEPS will now teach you more about Intervals.

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Harmonic Intervals are performed at the same time, creating Harmony


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