mm = 109-113
April 17, 2006 at 11:02 PMIt occurred to me today that when it comes to tempos, we simply don’t do enough practice involving the prime numbers. Is it possible that by clinging to multiples of five (or fours) when picking metronome speeds, our cognitive paths have developed ruts of mundanity? Could I be missing some important mental epiphany by doing so?
I charted all the prime numbers up to 1,319 by color-coding the various multiples (which, as a byproduct, also creates a nifty pattern for a potential future quilting project). From now on, we will be using only prime numbers when specifying tempos. We feel pretty good about this decision.
From Karin LinWho's this "we"? My metronome has plenty of prime numbers on it. By the way, what you did is known as the
Posted on April 17, 2006 at 11:45 PM
From Emily GrossmanAh, I see I'm the only one who has been chained to an obsession with twos and fives. It only took me this long to see my other options.
Posted on April 18, 2006 at 12:10 AM
From Terez MertesOh, someone has REALLY got spring fever and needs to get all that energy out of the house. : )
Posted on April 18, 2006 at 3:02 AM
From Keith J.is husband jealous of the attention slathered on metronome yet?
Posted on April 18, 2006 at 4:52 AM
From Carley Anderson*eyes are crossed*
Posted on April 18, 2006 at 12:33 PM
From Linda Lerskier*cough* You tis need mental help.
Posted on April 18, 2006 at 2:52 PM
From Neil CameronReally all I can say to this is 6 and 8.
Posted on April 18, 2006 at 3:29 PM
From Pauline LernerI can't stand the metronome and never use one. In fact, I managed to lose mine, along with my mutes, which I also can't stand. I like your quilt pattern.
Posted on April 18, 2006 at 7:16 PM
From bill _Heifetz was a human metronome
Posted on April 19, 2006 at 5:33 PM
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