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Ethan Hein
Ethan Hein

Ethan Hein is a Doctoral Fellow in Music Education at New York University. He teaches music technology, production and education at NYU and Montclair State University. With the NYU Music Experience Design Lab, Ethan has taken a leadership role in the creation of new technologies for learning and expression, most notably the Groove Pizza. He is the instructor of the free Soundfly course series called Theory for Producers. He maintains a widely-followed and influential blog, and has written for various publications, including Slate, Quartz, and NewMusicBox.

Why Can’t You Tune Your Guitar?

15 minutes of math and learning about frequency divisions can help you understand for good why your guitar may never fundamentally be in tune.

What Are Chord Pizzas?

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RIP Cecil Taylor

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Real vs. Hyperreal vs. Surreal

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