WATCH | NMC Learning at Home: Math and Music—Harmony and Ratios (Part 2)

November 09, 2020

In Part 2 of the Math and Music trilogy, Evan the Educator delves into how ratios work to affect harmony. Hear how humans unlocked the mysteries of harmony and get introduced to philosopher and mathematician Pythagoras. Try an experiment at home using any stringed instrument and learn to use simple ratios to create different kinds of harmonies.

If you missed the previous episode, watch it HERE.

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