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a diatonic scale with notes separated by whole tones except for the 3rd and 4th and 7th and 8th

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Onahum: Ask students to hum or sing the first five pitches of a major scale in any order of their choosing.
It identified high-speed rail as a proactive policy area that proved it could think big and tackle transport problems on a major scale.
There are plans to move house - on a major scale - new jobs in the offing and various projects on the go, all of them exciting.
Upon completion, it could also rank among the largest causeways in the Middle East, and it is expected to spur the modernisation of Masirah on a major scale over the next 20-30 years.
To aid the listener's imagination, Blackburn played part of a major scale leading up or down to the tonic (e.
These are outstanding people who have worked tirelessly to shape the economy of Namibia, being employers on a major scale, and their enormous contributions are recognised when inducted into the Namibian Business Hall of Fame," he said.
The Swiss economy and the job market would suffer on a major scale if UBS fails as a result of its licence being revoked in the United States,' she said.
It is happening at such a major scale and we will certainly see more and more sophisticated attacks," Day said.
There is a reinforcement on the other side, and it's not by chance that we are training intensively on the Golan Heights and on a major scale," Barak, who observed the drills, told army radio.
Until now, US retailers have not been investing in chilled on a major scale, neither in-store or in the supply chain," he said.
In "How To Sell: 100 Secrets To Sales Success, Plus The 35 Gold Rules Of Selling", author Jeff Savage draws upon his more than twenty-five years as a successful salesman and mentor to sales staffs to succinctly compile maxims and commentaries on the philosophies and strategies he has employed to become a multimillionaire and able to engage in philanthropic enterprises on a major scale.
Lee Waters, Welsh director of Sustrans, a charity which designs and builds routes for cyclists, welcomedthe bike proposals but urged Plaid to launch the project on a major scale.
It promises to be great entertainment on a major scale and I can't wait to get started.
Edge Hill will play an increasingly important role in the local and regional economy as a large and dynamic business that generates jobs and wealth on a major scale.
Only when the likes of Russell T Davies turn their attention to more serious subjects, and the programmers take the bold step of featuring this material in primetime slots, will we start to change attitudes on a major scale.