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I'm a software developer originally from Boulder, CO, currently working at Khan Academy in Mountain View, CA. In my spare time, I contribute to React, make music, and cook.


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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Extending upper range on a brass instrument
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awarded  Good Question
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awarded  Nice Answer
Jul
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revised Recommend reading why we have 12 pitches and another metrics in microtonal music?
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Jul
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answered What is the importance of tempo and time-signatures?
Jul
20
comment How to transcribe music by ear?
I've removed the signature from your post; interested readers can already click on your name to see your profile and more info about you.
Jul
20
revised How to transcribe music by ear?
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Jul
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comment What to look for when buying a digital piano for a beginner?
Welcome to the site! This is a good answer, but could be improved if you added some more detail to each item.
Jul
19
comment How to become a DJ
You don't seem to have elaborated on what specifically you're looking for, which is what was asked for. There are several pages online that have some guidelines; what about them is lacking and what are you confused about?
Jul
17
revised What's the best method for learning how to play triplets over quavers?
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Jul
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comment Need help with a measure within Mozart's 'Rondo alla Turca'
@Noldorin: Anyone can suggest an edit regardless of rep. (But 2000 is still the threshold for unreviewed editing.)
Jul
13
revised Ways to warm up vocal cords?
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Jul
13
revised How do I know when to stop singing?
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Jul
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revised How do I know when to stop singing?
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Jul
13
comment Need help with a measure within Mozart's 'Rondo alla Turca'
@Noldorin: You should be able to suggest an edit by clicking the edit button.
Jul
13
comment Need help with a measure within Mozart's 'Rondo alla Turca'
Good point; that's what I had tried to say in my final point. (I couldn't think of a better way to notate it. Also, this way it aligns with the two printed 32nd notes, which is probably desirable.)
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revised Need help with a measure within Mozart's 'Rondo alla Turca'
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revised Need help with a measure within Mozart's 'Rondo alla Turca'
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Jul
13
answered Need help with a measure within Mozart's 'Rondo alla Turca'
Jul
12
comment Are there alternatives to developing calluses when learning guitar?
Have you ever tried this? Did it work out for you?