Wednesday, October 20, 2004
Scale of the Day: E Lydian mapped to the Square-root of 2
E Lydian mapped to the Square-root of 2 Scale.
Composer birth aniversaries: Charles Ives. Possibly the most important figure and role model for the "American Maverick" tradition of American music composition. Ives was very much in my mind as I completed my third string quartet last year as I was quoting hymn tunes in a collage style similar to his Sonatas for Violin and Piano.