Today’s question is the seventh in a 10-question music theory quiz for TriviaPark.com and AheadWithMusic.com. If you have a taste for slightly out-of-the-way musical jargon, you may already know the answer to:
What is a microtone?
Which of the following definitions most accurately captures the meaning of the word ‘microtone’?
- A separation of pitch smaller than a semitone
- A short musical work stating a single melodic idea
- A sound too brief or too quiet to register fully with an audience
- A special microphone for recording tones