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What is sonification?
Sonification is the use of sound to represent information: you take data of some kind and create sound with it. The information is translated into pitch, volume, stereo position, brightness, etc. It facilitates the understanding of concepts through listening and makes data more accessible.
Watch below: "Two Trains" - Sonification of Income Inequality on the NYC Subway by Brian Foo.
Examples of sonification: my growing collection of sonifications include:
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STORM GALLERY See combined visualization and sonification for specific interesting weather events
Two tone: A easy sonification activity
Watch this introduction tutorial video to learn about how to get started using TwoTone. This walkthrough will show you the simple steps to get started with TwoTone so you’ll be quickly on your way to creating your first data sonification.
This tutorial uses the sample data set Honey Production in the USA (1998-2012), there are also several other spreadsheets built into the app to get you started and a handy tour built into the app.
LEARNING AND CONCENTRATION
Vivaldi, Antonio Concerto for Viola d`amore and Lute in D Minor, RV 540: II. Largo
Vivaldi, Antonio Concerto for Oboe and Violin in B-Flat Major, RV 548: II. Largo
Bach, Johann Sebastian Violin Concerto in E Major, BWV 1042: III. Allegro assai
Bach, Johann Sebastian Concerto for 2 Violins in D Minor, BWV 1043: II. Largo
INSPIRATION AND MOTIVATION
Satie, Erik Gymnopédie: No. 1. Lent et douloureu
Gluck, Christoph Willibald Orfeo ed Euridice *: Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus. Divertimento in D Major, K. 136, "Salzburg Symphony No. 1"
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Clarinet Quintet in A Major, K. 581
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus. Oboe Quartet in F major, K370
Corelli, Arcangelo Concerto Grosso in F Major, Op. 6, No. 9: V. Adagio
Mahler, Gustav. Symphony no4. III Ruhevoll, poco adagio.
Natural sounds of nature: Healing bowls in a summer garden