h a l f b a k e r y
You gonna finish that?
add, search, annotate, link, view, overview, recent, by name, random
news, help, about, links, report a problem
or get an account
A style of music, making heavy use of complex harmonisation, where the "words" sung are acronyms, used as vocables.
The fields of computer science and the military provides fertile ground for composition and thematic variation, though other sources are, of course, not ruled out.
Communication systems [csea, Oct 20 2006]
||<sung to a the tune of a scale>
||I'd be impressed by anyone who could vocalize QPSK, let alone 64-QAM. Does this include trellis coding and error correction?
Perhaps that subset of sci-fi fan who can speak Klingon, which conjours up images of a a Cornish Pasty-headed Quartet harmonising and spraying spittle over passing shoppers.
||I once dropped a "talking calculator"
into the toilet by accident. When I took
it out it went haywire, and vocalised a
string of delightful gibberish before it
stopped working completely. What's
this got to do with your idea calum? -
not too sure, but I like the idea, and it
reminded me somehow of the demise of
my calculator. +