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Forest sonata: listening to the music of the trees

What is the music of trees? German artist Bartholom√§us Traubeck spun slices of logs on turntables that translate their textures and annual rings into music. Traubeck calls the result Years, and I played it to my Composition Seminar to see how students responded. The first year contingent were mightily impressed that one could play old […] … learn more→