Pitch Section Explained

There are generally 20 questions in the Pitch section of the MAT. You will hear two notes and you will have to decide if the second note was the same, lower or higher than the first.

Sound easy? Well, for the most part it is pretty straight forward like the example below:

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Unfortunately, the difficult questions are what we describle as quarter tones (partial tones), like the example below. If you do not start to train your ear to hear these intervals you may lose valuable marks in the test. The Pitch section of the members Learning Centre has unlimited tests to help train your ear.

The Learning Centre has unlimited access to MATs and Partial Tone questions. Click here to become a member

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