SFI Music + Math

SFI Music + Math

www.santafe.edu/musicplusmath is an educational website aimed to help students and teachers explore the interesting relationship between music and math!

Music + Math www.santafe.edu/musicplusmath is an educational website aimed to help students and teachers to explore the fun and interesting relationship between music and math! From Pythagoras' observations of the fundamental mathematical relationship between vibrating strings and harmony to the digitized musical world we enjoy today, The Majesty of Music and Mathematics will explore the remarkable interweaving of the languages of music and mathematics. Dr. Cris Moore, physicist and mathematician at The Santa Fe Institute and David Felberg, the Santa Fe Symphony's own concertmaster and guest conductor, will guide you through an engaging evening of music from Bach to Adams, Beethoven to John Williams, plus mathematical discoveries and applications from Fourier to Moog and Theremin. Don't miss this inspiring and enthralling exploration of The Majesty of Music and Mathematics. Presented by the Santa Fe Institute, the Santa Fe Symphony and underwritten by the Sydney & Andrew Davis Foundation. Check out the Santa Fe Institute http://on.fb.me/19SJtpL and Santa Fe Symphony pages http://on.fb.me/1iuzfim

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amplifon.co.uk 03/06/2014

Emotions of Sound - Which emotions do you feel when you hear these sounds?

Fun quiz on the emotions of sound

amplifon.co.uk Listen to the following range of contrasting sounds and pick the emotion you feel when hearing each one - you'll have access to real time stats on what others selected as you go.

thecreatorsproject.vice.com 03/05/2014

Listen: James Murphy Previews His Musical Subway Vision | The Creators Project

thecreatorsproject.vice.com Hear a preview of Subway Symphony, and watch an interview with the artist.

sciencefriday.com 03/04/2014

Your Brain on Jazz

Your Brain on Jazz

sciencefriday.com Researcher and musician Charles Limb created an fMRI-safe keyboard to study the effects of jazz on the brain.

thecreatorsproject.vice.com 03/03/2014

Turn Anything Into An Instrument With This Touch-Sensor Music Tool | The Creators Project

Turn Anything Into An Instrument With This Touch-Sensitive Music Tool. Cool!

thecreatorsproject.vice.com Ototo, the pocket synth-station, transforms everything from bikes to balloons into instruments.

thecreatorsproject.vice.com 02/28/2014

The Loudest Sound System In The World Will Kill You If You Hear It | The Creators Project

The loudest sound system in the world will kill you if you hear it!!

thecreatorsproject.vice.com What song would you play as your final blow out jam?

historyexplorer.si.edu 02/26/2014

Acoustical Dropping Sticks

Fun Activity using Acoustical Dropping Sticks

historyexplorer.si.edu This is a set of eight "dropping sticks" used to teach acoustics. It was made in Paris by the famous scientific instrument maker Rudolph Koenig, sometime between 1858 and 1902. This particular set was used in the introductory physics class of the Worcester Polytechnic Institute. These sticks are woo...

femurdesign.com 02/24/2014

Theremin - interactive touch audio synthesizer

This is so much fun: An online interactive musical instrument modelled on the classic Moog theremin

femurdesign.com

blog.wolfram.com 02/14/2014

Spellbound Valentines: DIY Art from 3D Printed Sound—Wolfram Blog

Happy Valentine's Day: If you're still at a loss for a gift idea, here is a really cool one.

blog.wolfram.com Mathematica can make beautiful 3D representations of sound waves, ready for printing in your medium of choice. Great for gifts or just to experiment.

[02/14/14]   Fun Fact: If given a preference, we prefer the sound of human drumming vs. "perfect" electronic drum machines. This is because the human ear prefers long-range correlated fluctuations in sounds. We are prone to enjoy the surprising imperfections that reminds us that the emotions moving us are messy and human.

02/04/2014

Music + Math: Fractals

VIDEO: Ever wondered how we use fractals in music. Check out this clip from our concert.

From Pythagoras' observations of the fundamental mathematical relationship between vibrating strings and harmony to the digitized musical world we enjoy toda...

huffingtonpost.com 02/03/2014

Yo-Yo Ma: Behind The Cello

A behind the scenes look at Yo-Yo Ma, The Cello, and how the arts and sciences have more in common than you'd think.

huffingtonpost.com A new way of thinking is possible, a new consciousness -- perhaps a new Enlightenment -- that brings the arts and science back together.

01/31/2014

Music + Math: Not just Numbers

VIDEO from Music + Math Concert: math isn't just the science of numbers, it's also the science of patterns. Music is the patterns of vibration. Waves of pressure move up & down an instrument. When a vibration is fast enough, we hear it as a tone, rather than a series of beats.

From Pythagoras' observations of the fundamental mathematical relationship between vibrating strings and harmony to the digitized musical world we enjoy toda...

01/30/2014

Santa Fe Institute

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The Santa Fe Institute is a private, not-for-profit, independent research and education center that pioneered the science of complex adaptive systems.

01/30/2014

The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus

You can check out the Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus page here

We bring great music to life!

itunes.apple.com 01/28/2014

Theremin in Dub by Doctor Dread

Let's take a look at how the theremin is played today. Here is a dub musician, Doctor Dread, who uses the theremin in his new album "Theremin in Dub."

itunes.apple.com Preview and download Theremin in Dub on iTunes. See ratings and read customer reviews.

01/27/2014

Theremin - Clara Rockmore play "The Swan" (Saint-Saëns)

VIDEO: Clara Rockmore is known as the best theremin player to date. She raised the bar of musical artistry with this instrument.

Performed by Clara Rockmore (1911-1998), the first performer to bring complete musical artistry to the theremin. This song from suit "The Carnival of the Ani...

01/24/2014

The Theremin holds a place in history as the first musical instrument that you can play without touching it! It was the foundation for modern electronic music.

Behind the Scenes of Math + Music 01/24/2014

Photos by InSight Foto Inc

Photos by InSight Foto Inc

01/23/2014

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