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# Musimathics: The Mathematical Foundations of Music, Volume 1

by
Gareth Loy

A commonsense, self-contained introduction to the mathematics and physics of music, this work is a useful reference for musicians, music engineers, and those interested in the intersection of art and science.

Hardcover, 482 pages

Published
June 16th 2006
by MIT Press (MA)

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There were a lot of errors in the musical notation, which makes me wonder how much of the math and physics have errors. I was not paying close attention to any of the equations. The second volume looks more practical for actually implementing audio algorithms.

The author spends too long on his algorithmic composition chapter at the end. It's like 1/3 of the entire book.

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