Pitch

From WebRef.org
Revision as of 13:27, 12 September 2019 by Webref (talk | contribs)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to navigationJump to search

A subjective term for the perceived frequency of a tone, that attribute of auditory sensation in terms of which sounds may be ordered on a scale extending from low to high.

Pitch depends primarily upon the frequency of the sound stimulus, but it also depends upon the sound pressure and waveform of the stimulus. The pitch of a sound may be described by the frequency or frequency level of that simple tone having a specified sound pressure level which is judged by listeners to produce the same pitch.

Sponsor: Shop New Arrivals at COSMEDIX.com + Free Shipping on Orders $75+!




Sponsor: Free & Quick Proofreading by Grammarly! Instantly proofread your texts and correct grammar and punctuation.