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Experimenting with resonance machines (instruments) is one of the oldest cultural activities and the importance of meta-mathematical structures in this context can be verified for most cultures. The Pythagorean experiments with the monochord about the transformation of sound experience into numbers (and the canon that followed) have not lost their fascination, and the fact that such immeasurable things like personal mood are connected to numerically susceptible musical systems, gains new importance through the increasingly computer aided and technified music production.

"Music - a secret arithmetic practice of the soul" (Leibnitz)