10/11: Intervals

Interval Detection

Interval detection might be the most important skill for any musician's ear. Internalizing the unique sound of each interval is essential.

A common practice for identifying intervals, is to associate each interval to a familiar melody. Let's try to illustrate this:

Listen to a Perfect 5th interval:


Try to associate this interval with the first two notes of the following song:

Use Interval Memorizer to build your personal interval song chart.