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Circular Tones

Prince, J.ORCID: 0000-0002-8267-9963 (2014) Circular Tones. In: Thompson, W.F., (ed.) Music in the Social and Behavioral Sciences: An Encyclopedia. SAGE Publications Inc..

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Circular tones are artificial complex tones typically comprised of several octave-spaced frequencies. By definition, all frequency components of octave-spaced circular tones belong to the same pitch class. The relative intensity of the octave-spaced partials in a ...

Item Type: Book Chapter
Murdoch Affiliation(s): School of Psychology
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc.
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