Overall Rating: 5.0 (of 5)
Jeff Brent 2008
It has never been my aim to besmirch Mr Russells character or hard work, it is simply my duty as a diligent person to check the facts.
Proofreading is one of my areas of expertise, and while reading through the LCC, I began taking notes. This article is the result of said notes.
As instructed, I entered into this with an open mind, hoping to find the inner truth within this concept.
Sadly, I found quite the opposite. In the interests of making the truth public, here are my findings for the record:
- In the footnote on
page 3, the author states that from C to F [I to
IV] is 500 cents, and from C to F# [I to #IV]
is 600 cents. The 11th harmonic is 551 cents.
Based on the infinitesimal difference of one little cent (1/100th of a semitone = 1%), the author makes the demonstrably false claim that F# [#IV] is the natural child of the overtone series!
fact, as youll see below, the difference is actually LESS than