Tone Insight

Sound Waves

The sound is a vibration that propagates as an audible wave of pressure through a medium such as air. In other words, the sound waves are pressure waves.

Properties of Waves

To understand what a wave is, a simple description isn’t enough. We should also learn the properties of waves. Now, let’s delve deeper into waves. 

Waves

A wave is a disturbance that travels from one place to another. Waves travel through a medium or space.

Harmony And Melody

Musical notes may sound one after the other or at the same time. 

Ornaments (Embellishments)

Embellishment is to beautify something by additions. In music, ornaments or embellishments are additional notes that are not essential to carry the line of the melody or harmony, but instead, serve to decorate...

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Sound Design

Sound Waves

Sound Waves

The sound is a vibration that propagates as an audible wave of pressure through a medium such as air. In other words, the sound waves are pressure waves.

Field Recording

Field Recording Stages

Field Recording Stages

Now that you have got your equipment and you have planned everything for your first field recording trip, it is time to take your first field trip. Here are the stages of a proper field recording session.

Music Theory

Navigation

So far, you have learned most of the elements to read and perform a piece of music. But, reading a long piece may confuse beginners. In music, there are some special navigation markings to give performers the...

Gökhan Damgacı

Gökhan Damgacı is a pianist, composer, field recordist, sound designer, and author of sound and music-related books. All his life revolves around nature, art, books, and of course coffee. In his opinion, knowledge grows when shared. It is why, in his spare time, he likes to share what he learns and knows with others.

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