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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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awarded  Enlightened
May
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awarded  Beta
Apr
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comment Why choirs consistently go flat or sharp in certain keys
Excellent question!
Apr
28
revised What are some useful and effective exercises for training absolute pitch?
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Apr
28
answered What are some useful and effective exercises for training absolute pitch?
Apr
28
comment Beaming in different time signatures
I actually think that rule #1 specifies that it should be four and four.
Apr
27
comment Software that Transposes Music?
Sibelius PhotoScore does it, but it's not free.
Apr
27
revised Well-known composers or piano pieces generally suitable for someone with small hands?
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Apr
27
revised What are good sources for free orchestra scores?
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Apr
27
revised What kind of edition and tuning to use to study Bach's fifth cello suite ?
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Apr
27
revised Beaming in different time signatures
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Apr
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revised Beaming in different time signatures
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Apr
27
revised How do I find a flute teacher?
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Apr
27
revised Criteria for selecting a voice teacher
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Apr
27
revised Should fingerboard tapes be used for beginner violinists ?
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Apr
27
comment Why do minor keys sound “sad”?
@idober: Not sure universality really makes sense as a tag here.
Apr
27
awarded  Scholar
Apr
27
comment Why do minor keys sound “sad”?
Thanks, this is a great answer!
Apr
27
accepted Why do minor keys sound “sad”?
Apr
27
revised Keeping rhythm when performing live without a drummer
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