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Collatz Conjecture (Oneness)


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SmokeyVW

 Genre: Experimental

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except for the percussion (which is loops) this is made of additive synthesis of the hailstorm algorithm on the numbers from 1 to 99. each number is treated as 1 Hz.

Consider the following operation on an arbitrary positive integer:
If the number is even, divide it by two.
If the number is odd, triple it and add one.
repeat

see: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Collatz_conjecture
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Uploaded: Mar 12, 2013 - 12:56:44 AM
Last Updated: Mar 12, 2013 - 12:56:44 AM Last Played: Mar 19, 2017 - 10:50:25 AM
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CIASM_ZENABI_ said 1538 days ago (March 12th, 2013)
collatz
some pretty mental sounds used here. pretty good energy level. not sure I can hear any melody or song structure.
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bud said 1538 days ago (March 12th, 2013)
I love your serial side
great track here - excellent percussion moving the whole thing along.
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alackbass said 1538 days ago (March 12th, 2013)
Collatz Conjecture (Oneness)
You lost me with the math. You got me back with the music.
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TommyBlueBoy said 1536 days ago (March 13th, 2013)
Very cool idea
Perhaps this is new way to solve the conjecture once and for all. I will be waiting anxiously for your next piece: the twin prime conjecture!
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egobandit said 1536 days ago (March 13th, 2013)
Sounds like
A fun exercise, Its funny because its mostly just the synth and drums Takes off in some spots It sounds like it repeats a whole cycle then it does the cycle again but each time it grows more and more I wonder how it would sound without drums and maybe some ambient synth very weird journey, ON second thought the drums really add the glue and cohesion
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VicDiesel said 1533 days ago (March 17th, 2013)
Collatz
Very creative. Wish I'd've thought of it.

Oh, what software did you use?
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Soundhound said 1515 days ago (April 3rd, 2013)
Love.....
The harmonies with in the numerical syncopation of the notes.....

It's what you call out there..... :-)
Drum loops are Maaaad as well....

It all works nicely together......Well done....
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Experimental music is any music that challenges the commonly accepted notions of what music is. There is an overlap with avant-garde music. John Cage was a pioneer in experimental music and defined and gave credibility to the form. As with other edge

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