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  Character Of Notes

As we discussed previously, each note has the potential to bring in many different emotions to the listener depending on what it is played against. Before crafting melodic themes, we are going to classify these intervals. We'll keep things very simple and only use two classifications: closed intervals and open intervals.

Closed intervals

1, 3, 5, 7

Open intervals

2, 4, 6