“Concerférences”: of Music and Maths, for the Audience’s Delight

  • Emmanuel AmiotEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11502)


This paper describes a good way to put forward to a general public the relationship between maths and music: “concerférences”, a French term coined to designate anything between a talk cum music and a concert cum fairly detailed scientific explanations. This format of exposition is quite versatile, and the content can be adapted to a wide range of publics. It has shown considerable pedagogical promise, some possible reasons are explored with examples taken from actual practice.


Concerférences Pedagogy Math and Music 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.LAMPS, Université de Perpignan Via DomitiaPerpignanFrance

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