In Reply to: Hertz vs. cents posted by Sara on 02/12/01 at 8:33 PM:
I looked at:
and found a definition, which I patched up a little bit for readibility, as follows:
Cent: In acoustics. a unit of pitch interval equivalent to 1/100th of a tempered semitone, 1/200th of a tempered tone, and 1/1200th of an octave, which facilitates the adding and subtracting of musical intervals.
John Dunn - President