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B

Definition and background:

The seventh note ( leading tone) in the C major scale. In solfeggio it is called Ti, however, in Germany it is called H (The Germans use the letter B to signify a B-flat). The frequencies of the audible pitches of B are notated below. See also [Eng.] B; [Fr.] Si; [Ger.] H; [It.] Si; [Sp.] Si.See also [Eng.] B-Flat; [Fr.] Sib'mol; [Ger.] B; [It.] Si bemolle; [Sp.] Si bemol. (Ger) B flat in German (and Icelandic); B natural is called H

For more information on the music term "B" check out these other resources:

Wikipedia - Glossary of Musical Terminology

Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary

ORB -- Medieval Music Glossary
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