Music and the Power of Sound: The Influence of Tuning and Interval on Consciousness

Abstract Music has always been esteemed for its power to speak directly to our higher consciousness, a power founded in the purity of simple harmonic ratios. In this book, Alain Danielou traces the development of musical scales and tuning from their origins in both China and India, through their merging in ancient Greece, and on … Read more

From perception to pleasure: Music and its neural substrates

Abstract   Music has existed in human societies since prehistory, perhaps because it allows expression and regulation of emotion and evokes pleasure. In this review, we present findings from cognitive neuroscience that bear on the question of how we get from perception of sound patterns to pleasurable responses. First, we identify some of the auditory … Read more

Music and the Power of Sound: The Influence of Tuning and Interval on Consciousness

Abstract   Music has always been esteemed for its power to speak directly to our higher consciousness, a power founded in the purity of simple harmonic ratios. In this book, Alain Danielou traces the development of musical scales and tuning from their origins in both China and India, through their merging in ancient Greece, and … Read more

When True Randomness Diverges to Coherence — Measuring the Emotional — Princeton Noosphere Project

CGPT The term “Princeton Noosphere Project” likely refers to the work conducted by the Princeton Engineering Anomalies Research (PEAR) laboratory, which was part of Princeton University. While the term “noosphere” itself wasn’t explicitly used by PEAR in the names of their projects, the concept of the noosphere is closely related to the types of phenomena … Read more

Bearing Edges — Drum Sound Physics Part II

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3efdlamETiE Per CGPT — The bearing edges of a drum refer to the outer edge where the drumhead comes into contact with the drum shell. The shape and construction of these edges play a crucial role in determining the overall sound and character of the drum. Here’s how bearing edges can affect the sound … Read more

Drum Physics, why drums sound the way they sound

1 MASS 2 BEARING EDGES 3 WRAPS / LAQUERS, COATINGS 4 HEADS 5 WOOD OR METAL – yes, it matters, depending on application, it may matter more or less.   SONOR TAMA – beech Japanese drums — birch rosewood, bubinga, cherry, walnut, oak — more exotics Acrolyte Brass Steel Aluminum Phosphor bronze Maple   Wood … Read more

“Take Five” Drummer Joe Morello

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y_YY2N7uqKw   Per CGPT — Joe Morello (1928–2011) was an American jazz drummer best known for his work with the Dave Brubeck Quartet during the 1950s and 1960s. He was widely regarded as one of the most technically proficient and innovative drummers in jazz history. Born in Springfield, Massachusetts, Morello began playing the drums at … Read more

LONG LINES – Exploring the cold-war phone system designed to survive a nuclear attack

“That’s a high-chair for a giant baby.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QfHyy-4W5X0   AT&T Long Lines Microwave, also known as the AT&T Long Lines Network, was a pioneering telecommunications system developed and operated by AT&T (American Telephone and Telegraph Company) in the mid-20th century. It was a crucial part of the telecommunications infrastructure in the United States and played … Read more

More Under Malta – ADVANCED PRE-FLOOD civilization FOUND Underground in Malta, Paul Cook

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cxW4435TRrU Multiple-level underground complex, built with geopolymer, mudflooded/covered, forgotten. CGPT — Malta has a rich archaeological history, with sites dating back to the Neolithic period. The Ġgantija temples, for example, are among the oldest freestanding structures in the world, dating back to around 3600 BCE. These temples, along with other megalithic structures found on the … Read more

Popularity of Music Genres — AI now reveals molding,melding and manipulation of modern music — Rick Beato: “You Won’t Believe These NEW Trends In Music”

According to CGPT — Rick Beato is a well-known musician, music producer, and educator who has gained significant popularity on YouTube for his insightful analysis of music theory, songwriting techniques, and the music industry in general. Beato’s content covers a wide range of topics, from deconstructing popular songs to discussing music production methods and interviewing … Read more

Dynamics in Drumming, an Entire Dimension far too long squashed and squandered — Everything usually “Maximized” boosting every whisper to scream-volume

From the video comments — “It’s funny because far too many of the “pro” drum videos, MTV music videos, and actual pro performers, they essentially have Near-Zero dynamics and instead blast and belt away, fortissississississississimmmmmmmmmmo “ffff”, no FFFF, and more commonly full-freaking-blast, maximal arm-swings, baseball-bat sticks, real head-denting / cymbal-cracking FFFFFFFFFFF – and they get … Read more

Physics of Magic — Surprises from rubbing the wrong way – A public lecture by Tadashi Tokieda — Stanford Institute for Advanced Studies

Chain / Ring Trick Cheap ball chain used in experiment / magic trick Clasping ring used in experiment / magic trick Coin Flip Trick Indian Dancing Rope Trick Spinning Egg Friction and Pivot Blocked ladder falls faster Anomalies magnified This possibly explains why diamegnetic electrical conductors experience torsion during current flow? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jd2AgmL_iBU CGPT — Tadashi … Read more

“Earthing”, Electrical Grounding and the Power Grid — Where Does Grounded Electricity Actually Go?

“The ground is really just another wire…although not a great one.” ~ 7:50 in Current doesn’t flow to the ground; it flows through the ground and back up. If there is electricity moving into the ground from an energized conductor, go back to the source of that conductor and see what’s happening. For the grid, … Read more

Admission: Microsoft software team, from top down, knowingly produced security-weak, inferior products

This key guy says so, from minute 3 – 5. From the comments: “Shows the deep dumbness of their design philosophy. The continual recreation ensures perpetual havoc…beneficial to the guy who can’t even sell his own software virus-free, let alone be in-charge of keeping the world [virus]-free.”  [because MS can sell more manuals, training, support, … Read more

THE LEGENDARY LUDWIG DRUMS – Factory tour

It’s not as big or majestic as I had imagined.  It’s homey and personable, approachable in fact. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2uO5R5RpGdc   Ludwig sells more “Ringo [Starr] Wrap” than any other wrap they’ve ever used.  Wraps can be applied to any wood shells.   Living enthusiasm — millions of persons have been happified directly via the drums produced, … Read more

Michael Omartian: One of the Unsung Giants of Music – Rick Beato — “These interviews should be in the Library of Congress” — great info on true session musicianship

‘Jazz players’ brains are wired differently.’ ‘Just do some [drum] fills.’ — 37:30 “It’s the limitations that make the artist, not the capabilities.” — 43:30 in https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M-fEKf3Av3c   CGPT Michael Omartian is an influential American producer, composer, arranger, and musician whose work spans several decades and encompasses a wide range of music genres. Born on … Read more

Snare Drum Tunage — “It’s all about that tang”

This video is an in-depth response to the folks who have been asking me how I tune snare drums. Packed with a good bit of info it is useful for anyone really wanting to understand how to get great snare drum sound. Tuning is HUGE… but stick with me to the end to see how … Read more

This is what EMR and EMF are doing to your blood right now and what you can do about it

Carolyn Mansfield Photonics https://youtu.be/Z-bC0GZC8UU When you understand the work of Dr Pollack into EZ WATER, liquid-crystal structured water, the 4th phase of water, and its explanation for the capillary flow of blood, then the information in this video becomes more horrifying logarithmically.   NORMAL BLOOD   UNHEALTHY / CLUMPED / STACKED BLOOD AFTER EXPOSURE TO … Read more

Heal yourself with Bioresonance therapy – youtuber “ADRIAN” – excellent overview info

Touches on many of our topics of interest — very nice to see independent minds reaching similar conclusions via similar routes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3tdXskTcueM   CGPT Bioresonance therapy is an alternative medicine practice that involves the use of electronic machines to diagnose and treat various conditions. The premise behind bioresonance is that all living organisms emit electromagnetic … Read more

Does Consciousness Extend Beyond Brains? The 2023 Holberg Debate, feat. Seth, Luhrmann, Sheldrake — bio-resonance with soul, mind, consciousness

Do conscious experiences happen both within and outside the brain, and can science solve the ‘hard problem’ of consciousness? At this year’s Holberg Debate, Tanya Luhrmann, Anil Seth and Rupert Sheldrake will take on the deep scientific and philosophical mystery of consciousness. The debate will be chaired by David Malone. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ofSUaZOW9h8 Callees who predict who … Read more

Alison Krauss is THE gold standard in pitch control! Here’s the PROOF!

42 Grammy nominations do not lie.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YJENcs288xY   CGPT Pitch control refers to the process of altering or regulating the pitch (the perceived frequency of sound) of an audio signal. This concept is widely applied in various contexts, including music production, performance, and playback of recorded audio. The ability to control pitch is crucial … Read more

The Rise of Drum Machine and How Drummers Adapted – Rick Beato

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eiia0atN3ws     CGPT The history of MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) drum machines is an integral part of the broader evolution of electronic music production. Since MIDI’s introduction in the early 1980s, drum machines that utilize this protocol have become staples in studios, live performances, and bedroom production setups worldwide. Here’s an overview of … Read more

1994 Denver Airport Mural — Oxygen Limiting Masks, Worldwide

    Directly relating to speed limiters, breathing limiters — https://soundquality.org/2024/02/breathing-limiter-introduced-as-vr-sim-akin-to-speed-limiter-can-you-connect-their-dots-yet/ https://soundquality.org/2024/02/more-lies-car-safety-standards-peggy-hall/ https://soundquality.org/2024/01/more-big-bro-gov-insanity-speed-limiters-on-all-trucks/   Preplanning for oxygen depletion dates back to at least 1994 when the Denver Airport murals “predicted” an awful future. Of course the best way to fulfill a “prediction” is to cause. Aldous Huxley wrote, decades ago, about how most citizens would … Read more

Breathing Limiter introduced as VR-sim — akin to Speed Limiter — can you connect their dots yet?

Can you connect their dots yet?   https://153news.net/watch_video.php?v=NSKGN14MDBX6   One step beyond https://soundquality.org/2024/02/more-lies-car-safety-standards-peggy-hall/ and https://soundquality.org/2024/01/more-big-bro-gov-insanity-speed-limiters-on-all-trucks/

Auto-Ticketing — More Lies – “Car Safety Standards” — Peggy Hall

Auto-ticketing soon reality. https://153news.net/watch_video.php?v=RRN2371HKA61   Support pillars.  Why belt-lines rising, windows shrinking? https://rumble.com/v2dxzln-more-lies-car-safety-standards.html ZERO-EMISSIONS MYTH https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RfsZpvoZ__Y