Archive for the ‘tuning’ Category

in 17 notes per octave

Thursday, November 30th, 2017


created harmony in 17 notes per octave


found harmony in 17 notes per octave

Big Questions (19 edo)

Monday, November 27th, 2017


Big Questions – two 19 edo guitars with effects, 19 edo fretless bass.

Inspired by a technique suggested by Octavian Paul I present a Paul’s Extreme Sound Streched version using large blocks and small stretching of 1.75x that clocks in at 8:25 minutes.
Bigger Questions (2)

Picture from the Vaisvil family collection.

Barrier Cans (Bohlen-Pierce guitar & effects)

Saturday, November 25th, 2017


Barrier Cans (Bohlen-Pierce guitar & effects – behringer Digital Delay DD600 and Strymon El Capistan)

photo by Chris Vaisvil

haircut (DIY electric cello conversion from bass)

Friday, November 17th, 2017

haircut” is mainly an experiment with “inserting” an external effect into my DAW (Sonar) on a pre-recorded track. So in this case I get to manipulate the effect real time.

Contemplation on a Beach

Monday, November 6th, 2017


Contemplation on a Beach – 17 edo guitar duet.

Photo from the Vaisvil family album

Dystopian Miku (17 edo)

Sunday, October 29th, 2017


Dystopian Miku is performed by a 17 edo progressive rock band consisting of Miku, keyboardists, guitarist, and drummer.

The vista of a former forest In Flanders Fields turned into no man’s land

Chirality (4 Track EP)

Friday, October 27th, 2017


Comply (7 edo)


cricket fare (19 edo)


Quantum Fields (harmonic series)


When Mirrored Images Attract (4 stacked pure fifths in 12 edo)

Arts An iques R arket

Saturday, October 21st, 2017


Arts An iques (17 edo)


R arket (Bohlen-Pierce JI)

Photo by Chris Vaisvil

Taking a Closer Look

Monday, October 16th, 2017



Taking a Closer Look – A short and simple improvisation in Casey Hale’s tuning posted to Microtonal Music and Theory Oct 2017 (Facebook)
Photo by Chris Vaisvil

!12-note CS derived from the Viggo Brun algorithm.
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(2/1, 7/4, 3/2), a-b. Designed by Casey Hale, October 2017.
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54/49
8/7
7/6
9/7
4/3
72/49
3/2
81/49
12/7
7/4
27/14
2/1

Final Call For You (EP)

Friday, October 13th, 2017


Track 1 (19 edo)


Track 2 (7 edo)


Track 3 0, 285, 483, 804, 998 cents (found tuning)


Track 4 (adaptive JI)