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Mathematics and Computation in Music

First International Conference, MCM 2007 Berlin, Germany, May 18–20, 2007 Revised Selected Papers

  • Timour Klouche
  • Thomas Noll
Conference proceedings MCM 2007

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 37)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. Mathematical Modeling and Computation in Music

    1. Invited Lectures

    2. Metalanguage and Representation

    3. Melodic, Motivic and Metric Levels of Description

      1. Torsten Anders
        Pages 52-58
      2. Kamil Adiloĝlu, Klaus Obermayer
        Pages 67-77
      3. Anja Volk, Jörg Garbers, Peter van Kranenburg, Frans Wiering, Louis Grijp, Remco C. Veltkamp
        Pages 78-87
    4. Harmonic Levels of Description

      1. Jörg Garbers, Anja Volk, Peter van Kranenburg, Frans Wiering, Louis P. Grijp, Remco C. Veltkamp
        Pages 97-106
      2. Christophe Rhodes, David Lewis, Daniel Müllensiefen
        Pages 107-116
    5. Computational Models in Music Psychology

      1. Geoff Luck, Olivier Lartillot, Jaakko Erkkilä, Petri Toiviainen, Kari Riikkilä
        Pages 156-167
      2. Julyan H. E. Cartwright, Diego L. González, Oreste Piro
        Pages 168-188
    6. Computational Models for Musical Instruments

    7. Comparative Computational Analysis

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the First International Conference on Mathematics and Computation in Music, MCM 2007, held in Berlin, Germany, in May 2007.

The 51 papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The MCM conference is the flagship conference of the Society for Mathematics and Computation in Music. The papers deal with topics within applied mathematics, computational models, mathematical modelling and verious further aspects of the theory of music.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Timour Klouche
    • 1
  • Thomas Noll
    • 2
  1. 1.Abteilung III Akustik und MusiktechnologieStaatliches Institut für Musikforschung Preußischer KulturbesitzBerlinGermany
  2. 2.Departament de Teoria i Composicio i DireccioEscola Superior de Musica de CatalunyaBarcelonaSpain

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