Microtones, the frequency spaces between notes — Don Ellis

From wikipedia: Holton built Ellis a custom trumpet which he received in September 1965.[15] Its additional (fourth) valve enabled it to produce quarter tones. The inspiration for this may have been due to his studies of Indian music, which includes bent pitches that some ethnomusicologists refer to as “microtones”. However, it was probably more the result of Ellis’s … Read more


URL   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mQNWDV2R-bI   Content   PART 1 of 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mQNWDV2  R-bI PART 2 of 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MHSH4lf  9DOc Interesting pseudo-sci new-agey stuff; look for patterns, unusual connections in the data.  

The Secret of Synchronization

An enormous thanks to Prof. Steven Strogatz — this video would not have been possible without him. Much of the script-writing was inspired and informed by his wonderful book Sync, and his 2004 TED talk. He is a giant in this field, and has literally written the book on chaos, complexity, and synchronization. It was … Read more