I just discovered something that I didn’t even know existed.
And that is the mysterious, little known…
Yea, they might as well be a laser-shooting, hyper-intelligent species of dodo birds.
Too me, mathmusicians are some sort of magical beings sent to Earth by some deity of Fantastic Ideas.
I’m sure one day someone was like:
“hmm math is really cool.”
“music is pretty cool too”
let’s mash them together, and get some sick numerical melodies!
*cue vibrating mosh pit of Beethovens and Newtons head-banging to the soundtrack of digital Tchaikovsky *
I’m not going to pretend that I know everything about the field of mathmusician(ism?). Heck, I don’t even know that much about its respective parts. But, I do know that it is something worth sharing, and deserving of becoming a new form of art. It certainly deserves more love.
And with that said, I give you Vi Hart and her wonderful rendition of The Bowl and the laser bat (previously known as the Owl and the Pussy Cat).
If you’re hungry for more, finish it off with a tutorial on how to eat candy buttons…mathematically.