RT @horseysurprise : All atonal composers do is throw the white keys and black keys in a cardboard box and shake them around and then they l… 2 months ago
Someone behind me in line at the taco place is singing A Flock of Seagulls. 2 months ago
Some people, having read books on physics, arrive at the idea that there is an absolute ‘C’ of 256 cycles, or an absolute ‘A’ (‘American concert pitch’) of 440 cycles. In reality, all these standards are established by various international and national conferences on pitch. The fact that a certain wave frequency is called ‘A’ is not a natural phenomenon, but the mutual agreement of a certain group of experts, valid in a certain locality, and for a certain period of years.