[Sugar-devel] Outreachy - Going Beyond Equal Temperament in Music Blocks
sachithradangalla at gmail.com
Wed Mar 22 03:55:03 EDT 2017
*Mode* is a new term to me and I'm still reading about it ( and ).
I'm finding it hard to understand the relationship between temperament and
mode or their implementations, any advice on it would be great. Is mode
already presented in music blocks?
 - https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Music_Theory/Modes
Department of Computer Science & Engineering,
University of Moratuwa,
On Wed, Mar 22, 2017 at 1:10 AM, Devin Ulibarri <devin at ulibarri.website>
> On Tue, 2017-03-21 at 14:31 -0400, Walter Bender wrote:
> > That seems like the correct approach to me in terms of the internals.
> > The tricky bits then come into play when we start applying different
> > types of transformations, such as adding half-steps, generating
> > intervals, etc. Plus, there may be some work to do in integrating with
> > the key and mode.
> There /will/ be work to design something that integrates with key and
> mode well.
> I suspect that an abstract layer (somewhere, in the UI or in the code
> itself) defined as pitch class would be helpful to organize sets of
> pitches as well as have some identifier for unnamed collections of
> pitches (i.e. scales).
> (Some searches on the Internet leads me to find this. I have yet to read
> them, but may be helpful)
> Example of 19 tones using pitch class
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