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Read more at: Lissajous Tuning Forks: the Standardisation of Musical Sound

Lissajous Tuning Forks: the Standardisation of Musical Sound

Lissajous tuning forks with attached mirrors for projecting Lissajous figures

The 19th century saw a great enthusiasm for standardization in science and other areas. Music was no exception and performance pitch was of particular interest. Forks like these were designed by the French scientist Jules Lissajous in an attempt to set an international standard for concert pitch.