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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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comment Why do minor keys sound “sad”?
But then, why are they stereotyped that way?
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revised Why do minor keys sound “sad”?
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Apr
26
comment How long would it take to learn to tune a piano?
This is something I've often wondered about. Is a mechanical/electronic tuner necessary or can it be done without one for people with perfect pitch? (Or perhaps with just a pitch fork, going off of intervals from there.)
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answered What's the difference between a G♭ and an F#?
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