Course Information | |

Course Code |
MATH 2P95 |

Course Title |
Mathematics and Music |

Description |
Scales and temperaments, history of the connections between mathematics and music, set theory in atonal music, group theory applied to composition and analysis, enumeration of rhythmic canons, measurement of melodic similarity using metrics, topics in mathematical music theory, applications of statistics to composition and analysis. |

Course Format |
Lectures, 3 hours per week; lab/tutorial 1 hour per week. |

Prerequisite(s) |
one of |