Mathematics and Music

Credit Hours: 
3

This course is intended for undergraduates (math majors, music majors, and others) interested in the mathematical aspects of music. At least some familiarity with musical notation is a prerequisite. Topics to be discussed include the structure of sound, the construction of scales, and synthesis. There is a serious writing component.

Course not offered on a regular basis.

Prerequisites: 
(MATH 2260 or MATH 2310H or MATH 2410H) and (MATH 2270 or MATH 2500 or MATH 2700)