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Quarter Tone Instruments
In an attempt to make composing with and learning more about quarter tones, I have constructed several different instruments that can more easily play them than their standard counterpart. Below I detail the building processes as well as different discoveries and qualities that I find within each.
In planning this build I wanted to make a kalimba that had the traditional structure and sound while also incorporating new possibilities by redesigning the construction and layout of the instrument. I also have devised a unique tuning system for the kalimba.
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