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Cooking With Sound

[gn_pullquote align="right"]Basic oscilloscope and function generator tutorials //
Bonus: Lissajous Patterns

A primer on Basic Sound Recording

What’s Up With Noises?: The Science and Mathematics of Sound, Frequency and Pitch[/gn_pullquote]

 

Sound in Media Auditory Transduction, Wavelength and Frequency, Harmonics, Phase, Octaves, Sound Spectrum

Sound Reference: Dispersion of Sound Waves in Ice Sheets, Reference Levels and the Decibel, Sound in a Free Field

Tuning and Temperament: Pythagorean Tuning, Equal Temperament, Neumes, Beat Frequencies, Consonance and Dissonance

Obtaining Sound: Microphones

Digital Sound: Info

Sound Synthesis: Info

 

 

Echos of Footsteps

Posted on January 13th, by amoeboar in classes, cookingwithsound. No Comments

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Made in collaboration with Louise Foo, Echoes of Footprints is an interactive sonic installation that uses echolocation to manipulate sound. Read more

Sound + Motion

Posted on November 13th, by amoeboar in classes, cookingwithsound. No Comments

The high-level concept is to create an immersive and interactive soundscape whereby participators use their bodies to trigger audio cues in an empty room. Read more

Cymatics

Posted on October 9th, by amoeboar in classes, cookingwithsound. No Comments

A study of cymatics, observable and visible sound and vibration in fluid mediums. Read more

Microphone

Posted on October 1st, by amoeboar in classes, cookingwithsound. No Comments

Wrap the magnets with tape.

Prepare the bolt and washers

Wrap the straw with 32-gauge magnetic copper wire. Read more

Case Study of Waves

Posted on September 20th, by amoeboar in classes, cookingwithsound. No Comments

[gn_pullquote align="right"]Cymatics, the study of visible sound and vibration
Solfeggio frequencies, based on numerology[/gn_pullquote]
My research on the relationship between sound and the mediums through which it travels led me to the study of cymatics. Read more

Cracked Ray Tube

Posted on September 11th, by amoeboar in classes, cookingwithsound. No Comments

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Want to make one? Read more

One-Stringed Instrument

Posted on September 6th, by amoeboar in classes, cookingwithsound. No Comments

I made a simple instrument using a single string and pickup mic. Here are the steps:

Solder the wires to the appropriate pin on the headphone jack. Read more