2021-07-30

Pachelbel's Canon in 3 tunings: Just intonation, Meantone and 12-equal


Pachelbel's Canon in D, in three different tunings: Just (with septimal C), Quarter-comma Meantone, and the usual 12-equal, all played at midi organ.
Registration: 
  • 1st voice: Montre 8 + Nazard 2 & 2/3
  • 2nd voice: Montre 8 + Tierce 1 & 3/5
  • 3rd voice: Montre 8 + Larigot 1 & 1/3
  • Bass: Principale 16+8


2021-07-29

Fantasy "Almost a Fugue" on a Theme by Giuliani, for String Quartet [31edo]


A short Fantasy in form of a Fugue for string quartet on a theme by Giuliani, from the third movement of his Guitar Concerto in A, op.36. Tuning is 31-equal division of the octave, very close to quarter-comma meantone.

2021-07-26

Fugue on Greensleeves for Organ in 31edo


A little fugue for organ on the Greensleeves theme, in 31edo (close to quarter-comma meantone). Plenty of septimal harmonies are used. Notation: Scala E31.

2021-07-11

The Major Triad - Approximation in multiple EDO's


The major triad, approximated in multiple EDO's, from 7-edo to 15-edo, indexed by fifth size.
The major third is always the best approximation of 5/4 = 386.314 cents in the given edo.

2021-07-04

Bach - Jesus bleibet meine Freude BWV 147 [Kirnberger 3]


We present Bach's Chorale Jesus bleibet meine Freude, arranged for two organs and tuned into Kirnberger 3 well temperament (4 meantone fifths, from C to E, 8 pythagorean ones elsewhere).

2021-07-03

The Perfect Triad, from Subminor to Supermajor, in Seven Minutes


C and G fixed, a third note (modulating from Ebd to Eh) creates a Perfect Triad, modulating from subminor to supermajor, in seven minutes. C = 1/1, G = 3/2.