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Hi Michael and all,

The 22/7 you refer to has three puzzling questions in it for me I hope you can clarify.

First, you use the western, modern, scales. I'm no expert really but I know the western scales are just one way of dividing notes. Why selcting these scales?

Secondly, you use a major scale, while, within western music, there are plenty other scales. So why selecting the major scale?

Thirdly when playing a major scale in the key of C, the 22 total can only be formed when you include the top C which is actually the first note of the fourth octave.

As in: C-d-e-f-g-a-b-C-d-e-f-g-a-b-C-d-e-f-g-a-b-C totalling 22 notes

The 7 you mention is not including this first note of the following octave.

As in: C-d-e-f-g-a-b- totalling 7 notes


So shouldn’t it be 21/7 or 22/8

Hope you see what I mean.

Regards,

Kees

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High Priests, Quantum Genes 803 Michael Hayes 04-Aug-04 15:01
Welcome n/t 275 P_Falcon 04-Aug-04 15:19
Welcome Michael 314 Kees 04-Aug-04 16:56
Re: Welcome Michael 294 Michael Hayes 04-Aug-04 17:27
Welcome Michael 259 Graham Hancock 06-Aug-04 09:22
Re: Welcome Michael 518 Michael Hayes 15-Aug-04 14:56
Re: High Priests, Quantum Genes 284 Jaimi2 04-Aug-04 17:29
Re: High Priests, Quantum Genes 259 Michael Hayes 04-Aug-04 19:17
Re: High Priests, Quantum Genes 232 fiascohoho 04-Aug-04 23:34
Re: High Priests, Quantum Genes 299 Kees 05-Aug-04 09:30
Re: High Priests, Quantum Genes 265 Michael Hayes 05-Aug-04 11:31
Re:"Degenerate" music 307 Selene 05-Aug-04 17:28
Re:"Degenerate" music 290 fiascohoho 05-Aug-04 22:25
Re:"Degenerate" music 282 Michael Hayes 06-Aug-04 14:48
Created Tones. 236 Trojan 06-Aug-04 00:20
Re: Created Tones. 352 IanG 06-Aug-04 04:27
Re: Created Tones. 270 Michael Hayes 06-Aug-04 14:58
Re: Ordering "High Priests.." 274 Selene 04-Aug-04 17:52
The Tao of Physics 262 Rick M G 05-Aug-04 01:34
Re: The Tao of Physics 271 Michael Hayes 05-Aug-04 12:09
Re: The Tao of Physics 252 SNerlick 05-Aug-04 18:57
Re: The Tao of Physics 260 Michael Hayes 06-Aug-04 16:22
Re: High Priests, Quantum Genes 271 IanG 05-Aug-04 21:47
Re: High Priests, Quantum Genes 254 Michael Hayes 06-Aug-04 16:26
Re: High Priests, Quantum Genes 268 Michael Hayes 15-Aug-04 14:39
Shouldn’t it be 21/7 or 22/8 ? 274 Kees 06-Aug-04 17:46
Re: Shouldn’t it be 21/7 or 22/8 ? 284 Michael Hayes 07-Aug-04 02:17
"Selecting" the western scale 349 Kees 07-Aug-04 18:20
Re: "Selecting" the western scale 271 IanG 08-Aug-04 00:20
Re: "Selecting" the western scale 246 edmundmeltzer 08-Aug-04 14:25
Re: "Selecting" the western scale 298 Michael Hayes 15-Aug-04 12:50
Bono and the Spirit 254 Rick M G 10-Aug-04 02:52


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