Note Quantization

48 thoughts
last posted April 25, 2014, 2:23 a.m.

6 earlier thoughts


In the case of pitch, we go from frequency to letter name + octave via a choice of tuning and temperament, then abstract away the octave and factor out the key to get an abstraction like "the 3rd note of the scale" or a "IV64 chord" or whatever.

41 later thoughts