Case Study I: “Synthesis” by Guerino Mazzola

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


“Synthesis” is a composition for piano, percussion and e-bass. Its global and local organization was driven by classification of local compositions and modulation theory on one hand, and by the presto® software tool on the other. We describe the overall organization and the four movements.


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Authors and Affiliations

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

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