From Microtonal Encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

0% vetted by Test


Septimal minor third on C About this sound Play .

In music and tuning, the ragisma is an interval with the ratio of 4375:4374,[1] ≈0.396 cents (a superparticular ratio). It is usually defined as the difference between the septimal minor third (7:6) and two Bohlen–Pierce small semitones (27:25 About this sound Play one ). It is also the difference between minor Bohlen–Pierce diesis (245:243) and septimal semicomma (126:125), as well as the difference between the septimal third tone (28:27) and the greater diesis (648:625). (About this sound Play )

Sources[edit | edit source]

  1. Haluska, Jan (2003). The Mathematical Theory of Tone Systems, p.xxviii. ISBN 80-88683-28-9.
This article uses material from Ragisma on Wikipedia (view authors). License under CC BY-SA 3.0. Wikipedia logo