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British pronunciation/sˈɛmɪtˌə‍ʊn/
American pronunciation/sˈɛmɪtˌoʊn/

the musical interval between adjacent keys on a keyboard instrument

synonyms : half step
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semitone definition and meaning
1- Can you talk about a little bit of his discovery of the semitone changes?
2He realized that the 12 semitones of the chromatic scale can lead melodically to any key, breaking some of the confines of simpler jazz soloing.
3And semitone, in my world, is a half step, which is going from this, (plays saxophone) as opposed to a whole step.
4Personally speaking for me, I started to discover semitones, frequencies, microtones, resonance, harmonics in my instrument after the mic got put on it.
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