MUSI 009A. Music and Mathematics


This course will explore the basic elements of musical language from a scientific and mathematical perspective. We will work collaboratively to uncover relationships and features that are fundamental to the way that music is constructed. Although intended for science, mathematics, engineering, and other mathematically minded students, the course will introduce all necessary mathematics; no specific background is required. Some knowledge of musical notation is helpful but not required. This course provides the necessary background to enable students to enroll in MUSI 011.
Humanities.
1 credit.
Spring 2023. Kochavi.
Catalog chapter: Music and Dance: Music  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/music


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