[LGM] Leipzig, LGM, and Bach

Gregory Pittman gpittman at iglou.com
Wed Nov 27 09:33:41 PST 2013

On 11/27/2013 12:27 PM, Alexandre Prokoudine wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 27, 2013 at 9:20 PM, Gregory Pittman <gpittman at iglou.com> wrote:
>> Not really OT.
>> Something I ran across recently, though I'm sure Leipzigers are fully
>> aware of, is Bach's Verschiedene Canones Über die ersten acht
>> Fundamental Noten vorheriger Arie (BWV 1087) -- 14 Canons on a Goldberg
>> Ground.
>> The pertinent issue here is how this represents Bach's invention of
>> musical notation programming or scripting, as shown in this video:
>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?annotation_id=annotation_3889082931&feature=iv&src_vid=8nIqjXh1xgE&v=6h6AabkLvEE
>> Back in the 18th century, Bach was using an algorithmic approach! Using
>> old "code" in future works!
>> Perhaps we can find a way to bring Bach to LGM since we've already
>> arranged to bring LGM to Bach.
> http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/293573191/open-well-tempered-clavier-bah-to-bach
> http://libregraphicsworld.org/blog/entry/records-and-sheet-music-of-well-tempered-clavier-to-go-free
> Would you like me to introduce you to them?

Already aware...sorry, you're too late.

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