[LAU] Pitch visualization software with jack

Folderol folderol at ukfsn.org
Sat Mar 13 13:00:53 EST 2010

On Sat, 13 Mar 2010 08:37:05 -0800
Scott <lau at troutpocket.org> wrote:

> drew Roberts wrote:
> > On Saturday 13 March 2010 02:50:54 Scott wrote:
> >   
> >> Something I've always wanted to do was see how accurate my singing was
> >> by using something that provides visual cues based on pitch.
> >>     
> >
> > Along those lines, my idea is to play a note and sing with it.
> >
> > Feed the note to one mono input and the singing to another mono input.
> >
> > Graph the note in one colour. The singing in another that is related but 
> > differs depending on how far off it is. The singing will be below the note it 
> > is is flat, above if it is sharp. As you adjust your singing, the lines will 
> > get closer of further apart and the colour of the singing will change. If you 
> > adjust your singing so that it properly matches the note, the colours will 
> > merge as will the lines...
> >   
> That is exactly what I had in mind which is why the CLAM system looks so
> appealing.  Visual queues such as proximity and color are what I'm
> after.  I'll see if I can wrap my head around CLAM and make it do what I
> want.
> -Scott

This sounds like a useful training idea. I know my singing is often
well off :(

Will J Godfrey
Say you have a poem and I have a tune.
Exchange them and we can both have a poem, a tune, and a song.

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