The Fultz

I’ve taken on a composition challenge to write short pieces based on people’s phone numbers.

Many of my friends are Richmond, VA with a 804 area code.  By aligning numbers with scale degrees, this could give you
o5CEo4F
– but too sleazy for my friend Jason. He’s a classy guy.
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I spent some time tuning in a cathedral in downtown NYC with Jason’s phone number in mind. The acoustics in this cathedral allowed for a massive, seven-second decay.

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Altering Fa to Fis gives these three digits a strong D9 chord:

Here’s the result:

 c1o2Do3Dc2o5F#o6CE

 

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