James Robert Hester replied to the discussion 'African Thumb Piano Tuning'
"Hi Aindrias, I'm not sure how I could test a zanze, but my question is not so much about the instrument as it is about on what basis such an instrument might be tuned. Africans and…"
13 minutes ago
Sherden Overtone Choir posted a video
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Overtone Singing Duet Improvisation

Giovanni Bortoluzzi & Ilaria Orefice Fusione di canto armonico maschile e canto armonico femminile. Overtone singing fusion, woman and man
4 hours ago
Ruud Bemelmans replied to the discussion 'African Thumb Piano Tuning'
"If the zanzes' tuning is derived from any instrument using the overtone series it has to be…"
5 hours ago
Richard Wicksteed replied to the discussion 'African Thumb Piano Tuning'
"Thanks - fascinating discussion."
7 hours ago
Aindrias Hirt replied to the discussion 'African Thumb Piano Tuning'
"Hi This indeed does look like the natural scale. You will have to measure it though. Firstly, it looks similar to a juice (Jews) harp which is definitely the natural scale. The difference is that…"
16 hours ago
James Robert Hester replied to the discussion 'African Thumb Piano Tuning'
"Great! My main interest is in slave songs from the American Civil War period. Writings on these songs, beginning with Slave Songs of the United States in 1867, generally approach them from the…"
16 hours ago
Daniel Shaw is now in contact with Sherden Overtone Choir
21 hours ago
Ruud Bemelmans replied to the discussion 'African Thumb Piano Tuning'
"Received it. I don't hang around here often myself, but I saw this topic come up in an email and figured I'd reply."
22 hours ago
James Robert Hester replied to the discussion 'African Thumb Piano Tuning'
"Hi Ruud, I'm new to OMN discussions, so this is a test to see if you get my reply before I write something only to see it go off into the ether. Let me know if you get this. Regards, Bob…"
23 hours ago
Wolfgang Saus posted a blog post

Only 1 Out Of 20 Can Hear This Melody - Do The Hearing Test

I developed a hearing test for professional musicians. It aimes on the development of a better awareness of overtones in singing…See More
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