GIZMODO, This is what Pi Sounds Like

Happy Pi day folks! Math teachers, students and scientists are celebrating Pi Day today.

Pi is a Greek letter and the symbol used for the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. It is a number with no end that starts with the digits 3.14159. It has been carried out by more than a trillion digits so far, as determined by computers, but will continue infinitely without repeating. states that it is celebrated on March 14 because of the first three digits of the number, 3.14. In celebration and from a musician’s perspective, here is GIZMODO’s video of what Pi would sound like if musical notes were translated into numbers.


About Gandalfe

Just an itinerant saxophonist trying to find life between the changes. I have retired from the Corps of Engineers and Microsoft. I am an admin on the Woodwind Forum, run the Seattle Solid GOLD Big Band (formerly the Microsoft Jumpin' Jive Orchestra) a GOLD sax quartet, and enjoy time with family and friends.
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1 Response to GIZMODO, This is what Pi Sounds Like

  1. Pingback: Ever Wonder What Tau Sounds Like (for math geeks) | The Bis Key Chronicles

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