Beatboxing sounds are made by combining up to three things:
BEATBOX SOUND = GENERATORS + STOPS + EFFECTORS
Beatboxology uses icons to represent the Generators, Stops and Effectors and we call them iconophonics.
For example, here is a beatboxing sound with two generators and one effector:
Figure 2.1 – A Beatboxing Sound using Iconophonics
Note: It is the bit in the middle of the circle icons that is important. The circle is simply my chosen way of representing the the different Generators and Effector to make it clearer to see and identify them.
In the above example, you do not yet know what these specific Generator and Effector icons mean. Do not worry as they will be explained later. The example sounds like this: