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ETEastern Time
ETEntertainment Tonight (TV show)
ETExtraterrestrial
ETElapsed Time
ETEnd Time
ETEconomic Times (newspaper in India)
ETEarly Times (Kentucky bourbon)
ETExternal Tank (US NASA; Space Shuttle)
ETEnemy Territory
ETEnvironmental Technology
ETEngineering Technology
ETEducational Technology (various schools)
ETEthiopia
ETExecution Time
ETEarly Type (weapon)
ETElevated Temperature
ETElectronic Transmission
ETExercise Time
ETElectronic Technology
ETEnd Tidal
ETExpert Team
ETEmbryo Transfer
ETEvan Turner (basketball player)
ETEmployment Training
ETExecutive Team (various organizations)
ETEarly Termination
ETEmerging Technology
ETEssential Tremor
ETExperimental Therapeutics (cancer research)
ETEffective Temperature
ETEvaluation Team
ETEmissions Trading
ETExercise Tolerance (cardiology)
ETEnabling Technologies
ETElectrical Test
ETEnergy and Technology
ETElectronics Technician
ETEndotracheal
ETEndothelin
ETElectronic Time
ETEvapotranspiration
ETEndotracheal Tube
ETEddy (Current) Testing (NDE method)
ETEngineering Technician (NICET)
ETExit Time
ETEdge Thickness (optics)
ETEmployment Tribunal (UK)
ETEvent Timer
ETEmergency Telecommunications
ETEmployment Taxes
ETEsotropia (form of strabismus)
ETErsatzteil (German: spare part)
ETEx Tempore (Latin: At That Time)
ETExpansion Tank (water tank)
ETEqual Temperament (musical tuning system)
ETEnterprise Technology
ETEssential Thrombocythemia (overproduction of platelets)
ETElliptical Trainer
ETEtherTalk
ETElephant Talk
ETEthyl Group (Ch3ch2)
ETEngineering Test
ETEarly Transcendentals (calculus education)
ETEnd Transmission
ETExtra Traffic
ETEnd Transaction
ETEnd Turn (gaming)
ETElectrotransfer
ETEngineering Times
ETEarth Tech (Long Beach, California)
ETEquivalent Training
ETElectro-Thermal
ETExhaustive Testing
ETEnhanced Technology
ETEarth Terminal
ETEmbedded Training
ETExternal Test
ETEjection Time
ETEvent Tree
ETEphemeris Time
ETElectronic Tool
ETEnhanced Telephone
ETEx Testamento (Latin: From Hi/Her Will, epigraphy)
ETEjército de Tierra (Spanish Army)
ETEndurance Testing
ETEnhanced Throughput
ETExponential Tail
ETEnterostomal Therapist
ETEarlsfort Terrace (University College, Dublin Campus)
ETEnterprise Toronto
ETElectronic Tongue
ETExchange Terminal
ETFCC Office of Engineering and Technology
ETEnterprise Transition (Strategy)
ETExchange Termination
ETExploring Transfer (Vassar College; Poughkeepsie, NY)
ETElectrical Transcription
ETEthiopian Airlines Enterprise (IATA airline code)
ETEnergy Technology Programs
ETEmergency Transaction
ETExtrathoracic Region
ETEscape Tone (music)
ETEquitemperature
ETEnhancement Traffic
ETEcotox Threshold (EPA)
ETElectronic Technican
ETElogic Technologies Pvt Ltd. (India)
ETElement Tracker (Sprint)
ETEpstein Technique (oral history)
ETEnhanced Trackwolf
ETEinrücktermin (German)
ETEagle Talisman (amulet in game Shilla)
ET(USN Rating) Electronics Technician
ETEntomofauna of Turkey
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It must have been in 1674-5 when the organ of the royal chapel was being replaced that he asked the organ-builder to construct another small organ in this system, which would have coincided with Falco's arrival in Madrid with his tetrachord, Falco being the man who had, according to Zaragoza, just given the first demonstration of equal temperament in Spain in Valencia.
53) Mersenne recommended the use of the pantometer for equal temperament, explaining in detail its function on the basis of a `harmonic' line drawn by Jean de Beaugrand with this octave division.
55) In 1654 he had a harpsichord built with a special arrangement of the keyboard and tuned in equal temperament as established by the logarithmic calculations in his unpublished treatise entitled Musica (which was already completed or almost finished in 1670, as is made clear by two comments in his Mathesis biceps, vetus et nova (Campania, 1670), i, p.
In 1988 I began several years of private study with Joe Maneri, one of the few composers still developing and advancing expanded equal temperament.
In Part 2, using excerpts from Maneri's and my own music, I hope to illuminate some practical issues that are fundamental to composition with non-just, microtonal equal temperament, and to suggest how these may affect compositional technique.
25) Unlike the common vihuela, however, the disposition he proposes is not an equal temperament, but a sort of mean-tone temperament in which major 3rds are tempered by a fraction of a comma.
But it is clear that he responded to two common themes: the conflict between Pythagorean theory and Bizcargui's division of the tone and the equal temperament of the vihuela.
Modes and Chordal Progressions in Equal Temperament.
A Systematic Evaluation of Equal Temperaments through N = 612.
One of his main concerns is to show how a pedagogy based on just tunings can counterbalance equal temperament.
Schaefer investigates Young's musical influences and those he has influenced, the importance he places in perfect tuning, his place in the development of musical minimalism, the notoriety he gained from a set of controversial "conceptual" word pieces from the early 1960s, his formative work with the Theatre of Eternal Music, and his move from equal temperament to writing and performing works in just intonation.
Thus, the Festschrift includes an article by Hellmut Federhofer on Fux and equal temperament, which argues that this tuning was in use in Viennese circles without interruption since the early eighteenth century.