The Harmony of the World: Introductory Class, Part II
May 28, 2012 • 7:43PM

Megan Beets of the Harmony of the World Basement Team gives Part II of an introductory presentation to launch the second edition of the Harmony of the World pedagogical website. Here is presented the significance of the problem of tempering in the musical system, and how Kepler discovers tempered harmonies in the motions of the planets of the Solar System. Part I (found here) gives the historical and political context of Johannes Kepler's seminal work.