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Old 11th October 2020 | Show parent
Lives for gear
Originally Posted by theblue1 View Post
Relative, for sure -- to a whole lot of things, both intrinsic to the music as well as to the subjective response of a given listener.
The system where every scale is different was probably very cool. You'd have objectively more dissonant keys and objectively more harmonic keys to work with than today.

I get anyone can tune however. But the systems in play are such a huge determinant of outcomes, especially in considering how much familiarity plays into acceptance of art.