Month: May 2012

Music Theory 000.1 – Part 3: Pitches and Octaves

This is part of my series on Understanding How Music Works. If you haven’t yet, you may wish to start at the beginning. Here, I discuss a certain perceptual phenomenon that occurs, to the best of my knowledge, in all humans with

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Music Theory 000.1 – Part 2: What to Throw Out

This is part of my series on Understanding How Music Works. If you haven’t yet, you may wish to start at the beginning. Here, I discuss some concepts that you may have been taught that I think we need to

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Music Theory 000.1 – Part 1

This started as a single post, but as I wrote it became apparent that this needs to be a series—perhaps a short one—of shorter, easier-to-read posts. So you’re only going to get incomplete chunks of what I have to say

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My Typeface Design Fantasy – Cloister XL Superfamily

In the spirit of “you never get what you want if you never tell anyone you want it,” I’m just going to put this here so it stops rattling around in my head. For background, check out how Emigre edited

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