Music through Technology

Music through Technology

  • Music through Technology 

     

    Day 2

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    Day 1 

     Fire engines, ambulances, police cars and more! Did you know that emergency vehicles emit sound waves in a form of “music” when they are reporting to a scene? Pitch is the highness or lowness of a sound and the pitch of sirens fall into specific ranges for optimal hearing. Check out the following website to learn more:

    http://www.physics.org/featuredetail.asp?id=75 

     

    Did you also know there are two types of sirens: electronic and pneumatic. Certain types of sirens are used as musical instruments. Check out the “in music” section of the following website to learn more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siren_(alarm) 

     

    To follow up on sirens being used as musical instruments. End today’s lesson by listening to Dimitri Shostakovich's Symphony No. 2 on youtube.com.

Last Modified on April 11, 2018