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Re: musicalexemes (was Re: Interesting Words)

From:Frank George Valoczy <valoczy@...>
Date:Wednesday, November 7, 2001, 20:38
On Wed, 7 Nov 2001, William Annis wrote:

> >From: J Y S Czhang <czhang23@...> > > > > Yepyep, those are 2 of my creative "obsessions" as well... I have an > >Ensoniq ASR-X Pro tuned to an unequal, non-Just Intonated, non-octave scale > >system based on a Tibetan scale and an Indonesian "Pelog" scale. > > I tend to go more for Persian and Arabic tuning systems, but > develop my own scales regularly, too. I have an EMU Proteus 2000 > which has retuning abilities (only 1.5 cents accuracy, though), but my > main synth is Reaktor ( a software synth of > incredible power. >
My main synth is a Formanta FAEMI-1M made at the Kachkanar radio factory in USSR, and with it I don't need to invent new scales, because the oscillator is so unstable that it does it automatically for me every hour or so. Apart from that I use a Juno-60, a Pro-One and a Soviet drum machine...
> > Neat-O... my ConArtLang Lego is also moving along these vectors... > >William, can you share with me your musical term word-list? In return, any > >developments I come up with I will share with you. Anyone else wanna ... > ><reply offlist, please> > > Well, my list is mostly on paper at the moment. In a few > days, I'll have a link to the musical vocabulary off the main Vaior > page ( Feel free to mail me > about that, or even join the mailing list. You can see an early > version of the doc at
Now I must run and look at this... ---frank