I have a knock-off telecaster made by Stadium. The strings on it refuse to be in tune with themselves (the G and B strings especially). I hooked it up to a tuner and tested the intonation. The G ...
Is there a sound theoretical reason why a capella choirs “drift off” of the starting pitches in a piece?
Is the "comma pump" an empirical problem, or merely theoretical? It's a standard music theory exercise to show that certain chord progressions don't actually quite work. For example, in the ...
I'm using this app to tune my violin, it supports many temperament options. Usually I tune the A string then comparing fifth (by ear) to E to A, D to A and G to D disregarding the tuner. Here are ...
I've read about the debate of "just intonation" vs 12-tone equal temperament. And nowhere it was clearly stated why just intonation is impractical. Here are my assumptions. Please let me know if I am ...