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Symmetries and Morphisms

  • Guerino Mazzola
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Part of the Computational Music Science book series (CMS)

Summary

After having introduced the objects of local theory, their relations are discussed and formalized. Thereby, symmetry is a key concept—however in its modern version which by far exceeds traditional axial or rotational symmetries. The core process of symmetry leads to structure-conserving transformations which we rebuild in the context of local compositions and the underlying forms.

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© Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Guerino Mazzola
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  1. 1.School of MusicUniversity of MinnesotaMinneapolisUSA

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