Category Archives: Music

Music, in all genres — favorites include “Classical” (baroque, classical, romantic, modern), jazz, blues, bluegrass, classic rock, and many more — and especially my favorite instrument, the piano (and all keyboard instruments)

Answered: “How long will it be until we run out of notes for classical music?”

Earlier this evening, I enjoyed preparing an answer to the Quora.com question “How long will it be until we run out of combinations of notes for a classical music composition?” Back-of-the-envelope calculations can be interesting and fun, and you don’t … Continue reading

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Max Mathews, electronic music pioneer: RIP

It’s been a tough year for some of my heroes… I’m at the age when those who were the teachers, mentors and leaders of my college days and young adulthood are themselves fading, passing away.  And thanks to the all-knowing, … Continue reading

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