Tuesday, March 16, 2010
Happy Belated Pi Day
Sunday was Pi Day! (Pi is the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. Yes, I am a geek.) So, in honor of Pi:
Make Your Own Pi Music: Choose ten tones to correspond with the integers, then listen as Pi10k creates music out of the first 10,000 numbers of Pi.
Or, if you prefer ready-made Pi, listen to String Quartet Pi, or click play below to hear A Piece of Pi by Steven Rochen.
Finally, here's a fascinating article at ScienceDaily that demonstrates that geometry is enmeshed in the very fabric of music.