# Carlos Gamma

## Contents

# Carlos Gamma (equal division of the perfect fifth into 20 equal parts)

## Theory

Gamma is a non-octave scale created by Wendy Carlos. Each interval is 35.1 cents in size.

Closely related to Gamma is gammic temperament.

Lookalikes: 34edo

## Some Intervals

The first steps up to the just perfect fifth should give a feeling of the granularity of this system...

Degrees | Cents |

1 | 35 |

2 | 70 |

3 | 105 |

4 | 140 |

5 | 175 |

6 | 211 |

7 | 246 |

8 | 281 |

9 | 316 |

10 | 351 |

11 | 386 |

12 | 421 |

13 | 456 |

14 | 491 |

15 | 526 |

16 | 562 |

17 | 597 |

18 | 632 |

19 | 667 |

20 | 702 |

## Compositions

Adagio Gamma by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Gammalan by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Moonlight Gamma Serenade by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Bix In The Sky With Gamma by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

An Irishman In Guangdong by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Chameleons In The Dark by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Gamma Elegy by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Glorious Guitars by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Chameleons In The Sun by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Gamma Monk by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

East Of The Moon (video) by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

The Singing Alchemist by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Micro Vocoder 1 (video) by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Namul1 by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Namul 2 by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Delta Gamma Blues by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Hal Trumpetti by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Talking Gamma In Your Sleep by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Gamma Raga by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

The Solstice Song - Part 5 by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Gamma Breezin' by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Conference of Flutes by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Bicycles and Bowls by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Elba Gamma (video) by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Double Trouble 1 (video) by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Double Trouble 2 (video) by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Autumnal Modulations by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Invocation (video) by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

KYMI #1 (video) by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Jingle Gamma Bells (video) by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Gammatar (the album) by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Out of Gamma Body Experience by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Gamma Meditation by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Sea Of Tranquility by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Organum 1 by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Organum 2 by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Adagio Gamma X (video) by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Far Away From Home (video) by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)

Lament for Marco (video) by Carlo Serafini (blog entry)