Saturday, January 02, 2010

Music, Numerology and Pseudoscience

Frequency 528 (DNA repair freq)

Frequency 528 Hz, the miraculous frequency for transformation and DNA repair. There is a special sound and color of love according to Dr. Horowitz, a Harvard-trained award-winning investigator...Read more @ You Tube

Now, let's see if I could find a song in that about a little Earth Wind & Fire? I always wondered why recorded music was in a slightly modified pitch from the keys that our musical instruments are tuned to (and also why different countries tune to different Hz). Could the piercing, colorless sine wave tone hold yet another key?

I wonder why music is used as a tool for numerology at all, but I suppose it's the same reason people can theoretically demonize certain sounds (tritones and blue notes, for instance) and outlaw them.

This isn't anything new - in fact, if you want to believe God is a sound, that's your right, but I don't want to spend my life singing these so-called healing notes like some Buddhist monk in Tibet. Give me my blues, jazz and rock 'n' roll over global musical "harmony" any day.


Related links:
"Mi = 528 hertz and is associated with middle ‘C’, the 3rd note of the sacred Solfeggio frequencies.": Reconciliation of Science and Religion

"The early church demonized it. It is also called the tritone or the "blue" note. Exactly halfway through an octave, the flatted fifth has a primal and irrational (square root of 2) frequency relationship with the tonic. It is also an enharmonic sharped fourth." A Fascinating Interval - The Flatted Fifth

A short history of bad acoustics (article can also be found here) - Acoustical Society of America Digital Library - J. Acoust. Soc. Am. Volume 120, Issue 4, pp. 1807-1815 (October 2006)

Does anyone recall those MakeupAlley posts about how certain perfume notes had the power to make some forum posters angry? Banned Odd Musical Instrument “Causes Insanity” -

Sacred Circle of Sound - Freewaves Project

The Use of Tonal Frequencies to Enhance, Heal, & Rejuvenate - The Unhived Mind

The Number 528: The Key -

Some types of music were suppressed -