MATHEMATICS | Subjects | Graduate Course Catalog 2015-2016

MATH 6030 Mathematical Music Theory

Credit Hours 3.0


Specific aspects of group theory, algebraic combinatorics on words, similarity and distance measures,topology and geometry, and topos theory that are used in the analysis of general objects of music (scales, chords, rhythmic patterns) as well as in specific applications (development of software, music cognition, analysis of pieces from different time periods and genres). Acquire a repertoire of mathematical tools and techniques that are not always covered in the core courses of the major.

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