About Me
and This Project
Resources
and Services
The Research
(work in progress)
CONTENTS
Intro
Source
Physics
Cymatics
Math
Harmonics
Ratios
Tuning
Examples
Advanced
What Music Really İs
— ongoing independent research —
by
Bo Constantinsen
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Introduction
The “What Music Really İs” Manual: What Is It, and What It Is Not
The MindMap of This Study
Where All Music Comes From
Music Comes from the Harmonic Series
What Harmonics and the Harmonic Series Really Are
The Tool for Understanding Music as a Matter of Course
The Physics of Sound
The Physics Behind Music — The Physics of Harmonics
Natural Vibration Modes of Perfect Numbers
Timbre: The Difference Between Instrument Voices
Consonance and Dissonance
Sympathetic Resonance
Beats, Difference Tones, Binaural...
Cymatics: The Science of Dance
The Movement Within The Void as Source of Sound
Sound Travels as Spherical Expansions of Holographic Bursts
Where Sound Waves Come From
Form Is The Shape of Frequency
The Simple Math of Music
Exponents & Logarithms: What You See İs How You Hear
The 3 Types of Series or Progressions, and Their Means
As Above, So Below: From Undertones to Overtones and Vice Versa
The Fine Art of Combining Harmonics
Main Tonal Components and The HarmoniComb Tonal Matrix
What Tuning Really İs: Subsets of the Tonal HarmoniComb
The Complete 2D Model
The Complete 3D Model
The Many Meanings of Every Ratio
The 9 Meanings of Every Musical Fraction
Other Ways of Representing Musical Entities
Tuning the Right Way
How to Use Ratios to Build Physical Acoustic Instruments
Consonant Instruments are Instruments In Tune with Themselves
Tuning Electric and Electronic Synthesizers
Examples: How All This Fits into Practice
The Scholars' Approach to Tuning
The Indian (Eastern) System
The European (Western) System
The Chinese (Eastern) System
The Byzantine (Eastern) System
Advanced Sciences Derived from Harmonic Theory
The Profound Musical Meaning of All Numbers and Number Systems
True Prime Numbers: The Pattern
Geometry, or Frozen Music
Trigonometry, the Study of Harmonic Relationships in Triangles
The Colors of Music and Music of Color
What “Vortex Based Math” Really İs
CONTENTS
Intro
Source
Physics
Cymatics
Math
Harmonics
Ratios
Tuning
Examples
Advanced