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Elemental Correspondences



I have been asked from time to time to demonstrate how the Metaphysical Law of Analogy may be applied in various situations.  Below are two examples - the subdivision of correspondences applied to the basic Elements and applied to sounds.  These are logical, although others may find correspondences more relative to their own personalities and experiences.  One can but experiment in these matters and if it works for you .......... fine!

  Basic Elements

  SPIRIT: Spirit  - human spirit
 
 
SPIRIT: Air     - sylphs
 
 
SPIRIT: Fire    - salmanders
 
 
SPIRIT: Water - undines
 
 
SPIRIT: Earth  - gnomes
 
 
 
 
AIR: Spirit  - wind pressure   FIRE: Spirit  - explosive energy
AIR: Air     - cold air   FIRE: Air     - sparks
AIR: Fire    - hot air   FIRE: Fire    - flames
AIR: Water - humidity   FIRE: Water - lava 
AIR: Earth  - wind velocity    FIRE: Earth  - glowing coal
     
WATER: Spirit  - wtr. pressure   EARTH: Spirit  - gravity 
WATER: Air     - vapour   EARTH: Air     - dust
WATER: Fire    - steam   EARTH: Fire    - hot coal 
WATER: Water - water   EARTH: Water - mud
WATER: Earth  - ice
 
EARTH: Earth  - rock 

Sonic Correspondences


 

 
LEVEL NATURAL INSTRUMENTS
 
 
 
The Absolute  silence silence
 
 
 
SPIRIT - Spirit
echo of a voice
echo of a voice
SPIRIT - Air soprano voice soprano voice
SPIRIT - Fire tenor voice tenor voice
SPIRIT - Water contralto voice contralto voice
SPIRIT - Earth bass voice bass voice
 
 
 
AIR - Spirit
breath
soprano/alto saxes
AIR - Air strong wind piccolo or flute
AIR - Fire warm breeze oboe or cor anglais
AIR - Water rain in the wind clarinet
AIR - Earth
rustle of leaves
bassoon, bass clarinet
     
FIRE - Spirit lightning French horn pp
FIRE - Air roar of a blaze trumpet f or strings ff 
FIRE - Fire crackle of a fire trumpet f (muted)
FIRE - Water
hiss of steam
horn mf, violin/viola pizz
FIRE - Earth
explosion
bass trombone or  tuba
     
WATER - Spirit        
rain flute
WATER - Air stormy sea guitar
WATER - Fire boiling water harpsichord
WATER - Water tide at seashore harp
WATER - Earth stream & waterfall celesta
     
EARTH - Spirit
human heart beat
tam-tam or temple bells
EARTH - Air
distant thunder
triangle, glocken,,tub. bells
EARTH - Fire
roar of a volcano
snare drum, cymbals
EARTH - Water
avalanche, cracking of ice i      
xylophone, woodblocks
EARTH - Earth
earthquake, footsteps in a cave
timpani orbass drum

Copyright   Gareth Pengwerin


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