Whole Steps and Half Steps Explained

The distance between any two notes can be defined by steps.

Published: Feb 1, 2013 Updated: Feb 26, 2017

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Half Steps, Whole Steps, Semitones, Whole Tones

The distance between any two notes can be defined by steps - half steps and whole steps. From this series of steps you can get the names of the notes of ANY of the fifteen major scales.


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