Categorie: Muziek

Perfectly out of tune

Almost everybody enjoys some nice piano music, at least occasionally. Although some more keen of the instrument than others, many would claim being able to diagnose an out-of-tune piano. Fact is, however, that a piano is never in perfect tune. I’ll tell you why.   The piano is an instrument that, like the guitar, uses the vibration of its strings to produce sound. The tone that a string produces is determined by multiple factors, such as its length, tension and composition. On the piano string, waves reflect from both ends. The superposition of reflecting waves […]

31 oktober • Door Pieter Dilg Tijd om te lezen 3 minuten

Putting the con in Eurovision Song Contest

May 18, for the first time in 44 years Holland received one of the biggest prices in existence. Approximately 182 million people from all over the world witnessed the epic battle that was decided in the last minutes of the contest. Of course you will know which contest is meant: The Eurovision Song Contest! On the 18th of May, Duncan Lawrence grasped the victory with his song Arcade. With 498 points he beat runner-up Italy with a mere 26 points. This is of course very exciting because it means that in 2020 the Eurovision Song […]

08 oktober • Door Jochem Hak Tijd om te lezen 7 minuten

De pophit van morgen

De opkomst van Big Data is ook bij de popindustrie niet onopgemerkt gebleven. – Agnes Lieftinck

21 juni • Door Agnes Lieftinck Tijd om te lezen 6 minuten

Euclidische ritmes

Lang geleden vereeuwigde Euclides in zijn boek Elementen een algoritme. Tegenwoordig blijkt dit algoritme niet alleen zijn toepassingen te kennen in de wiskunde – Jorrit Visser

15 maart • Door Jorrit Visser Tijd om te lezen 5 minuten

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