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Pitch of a sound

The pitch of a sound is how high or low the sound is. A high sound has a high pitch and a low sound has a low pitch.

  • A short string gives a higher-pitched sound than a long string when they are plucked.

  • A tight drum skin gives a higher-pitched sound than a loose drum skin.

A high pitch drum, when the drum skin is loosened, the sound becomes a lower pitch

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