Archive for the ‘19 edo’ Category

The Sorrow of Aleppo (solo 19 edo guitar, pseudo drop D tuning)

Friday, November 6th, 2015

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The Sorrow of Aleppo is a 19 note per octave guitar solo that uses a “drop D” tuning modification. The scale in 19 edo is 0 3 5 8 11 13 17 19 or D E F G A B`b C^ D where ^ (up) and `(down) indicate 19’s version of “quarter tone” modifications. Works out to be a “D” melodic minor variant. Please excuse the wrong notes here and there.

Walker Mountain Tunnel (19 edo rock band)

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

A little information on the tunnel.

I passed through the tunnel on my way to the Winston-Salem microfest in September of 2015.
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19 edo guitar and percussion

Friday, July 3rd, 2015

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19 edo guitar and percussion melds percussive electric guitar playing with gongs, Tibetan bells and cymbals.

A Pseudo Raga in 19 edo (video)

Sunday, April 19th, 2015

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per request here is an alternate mix with the guitar more in front.

and here is an alternate take with the guitar distorted.

I’m Not Sleeping (19 edo rock band)

Friday, April 10th, 2015

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I’m Not Sleeping is a serial improvisation in rock band format with 19edo instruments. The dissonance is very much on purpose.

wind farm in 19 equal temperament (video)

Sunday, March 29th, 2015

wind farm in 19 equal temperament is a pseudo raga played on a 19 equal guitar using slide for the melody and the same guitar plus synthesizers for the drone. The video and stills of a wind farm were taken by me during a recent trip.

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The Engine of my Mind

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

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The Engine of my Mind is a 19 edo looper experiment. The title is an acknowledgement that I can’t seem to slow down releasing various types of adventures in sound for good or bad. I’ve been enjoying my 19 edo guitar of late.

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Fight to Feed (19 edo rock ensemble)

Friday, January 23rd, 2015

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Three Tasmanian Devils feeding at the Tasmanian Devil Conservation Park in Port Arthur. Source http://www.flickr.com/photos/willislim/3173810890/ Author Willis Lim Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 license.

Fight to Feed is a 19 edo rock ensemble inspired by competition and the effect it has upon human relationships.

Fanfare for the 99% (Electric 19 edo Guitar and Percussion Ensemble)

Friday, January 23rd, 2015
"Occupy Oakland 99 Percent signs" by Brian Sims - http://www.flickr.com/photos/briansims/6306751399/in/photostream/. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons "

“Occupy Oakland 99 Percent signs” by Brian Sims – http://www.flickr.com/photos/briansims/6306751399/in/photostream/. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons “

Fanfare for the 99% (Electric 19 edo Guitar and Percussion Ensemble)

The Suspended Harp (poly tuned)

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Copyright PTL Studios, used with permission

Copyright PTL Studios, used with permission



The Suspended Harp is a combination of harmonic series aeolian harp with effects and 19 edo electric guitar with effects. Creative Commons for the music only.