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Chord notation overhaul and new pages

In response to comments on the original “chords” page and my own further reflections and experiments, I’ve given the chord notation a thorough overhaul and added two new pages that attempt to allow for all possible chords within the Western tuning system at least. I think it’s a big improvement but I’d welcome any constructive […]

New section on chords etc.

While explaining the principles of global notation through examples that mostly use only one pitch at a time, I’ve long been aware of the need to notate music that uses chords, drones, or multiple melody lines. I’ve now provided some suggestions for this in a whole new section of the website titled Pitch combinations, with […]