Thursday, June 12, 2008

Lo Shu Magic Squares



Using pitch class sets generated from the Lo Shu magic square (above), I wrote the 2 voice phrase seen below.

3 comments:

Ian P. Pitcher said...

Excellent. The Yellow River Map knows no single form.

forbes said...

Word! I've also done a little bit of music based on the Chautisa Yantra square. I can't wait to develop this whole form and idea further.

Anonymous said...

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