Cool Math for Hot Music: A First Introduction to Mathematics by Guerino Mazzola,Maria Mannone,Yan Pang

By Guerino Mazzola,Maria Mannone,Yan Pang

This textbook is a primary advent to arithmetic for tune theorists, masking simple issues similar to units and services, common homes, numbers and recursion, graphs, teams, earrings, matrices and modules, continuity, calculus, and gestures. It ways those summary subject matters in a brand new manner: each proposal or theorem is stimulated and illustrated via examples from track concept (such as concord, counterpoint, tuning), composition (e.g., classical combinatorics, dodecaphonic composition), and gestural functionality. The book contains many illustrations, and workouts with solutions.

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