First Saturday East Asian Program Series presents a public lecture -
Zhu Xaiyu: A Ming Music Sage and Mathematic Genius
by Dan Huynh, Engineer and Author
DATE: Saturday, October 5, 2014
TIME: 9:30 - 11:00 AM
LOCATION: Smith Memorial Student Union, Room 294 (1825 SW Broadway, Portland)
Engineer and vibration specialist, Dan Huynh, introduces Zhu Zaiyu (1536-1611), a Chinese Ming Dynasty prince, dedicated to science and music who discovered the mathematical calculation behind the theory of Equal Temperament in 1584. This discovery importantly influenced the art of music worldwide and became the universal standard tuning system for all instruments East and West.
Come and enjoy this enlightening program followed by a book signing of "ZZ Music Sage" by Dan Huynh.
For more info about Zhu Zaiyu and his discovery of Equal Temperament, visit http://zzmusicsage.com/
Free & open to the public
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