Refinement of Pitch

  title={Refinement of Pitch},
  author={E. Hiebert},
  • E. Hiebert
  • Published 2014
  • Art
  • The problem of wanting to, or being able to, put the notion of acoustical preference or acoustical purity to rest, either by being content to use comprehensive equal temperament in all instrumental ensembles, as Kolisch and his fellow-serialists would have had it, or by adopting the Fokker-supported 31-tone per octave Huygenian system, was not destined to be settled. Theoretical discussions on pitch and its refinements have been a perennial matter for discussion since antiquity. The never… CONTINUE READING