In Our Time: Mathematics and Music


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In this episode of In Our Time Marcus and Melvyn discuss Mathematics and Music. Discover why the notes we find harmonic are simply our brains responding to mathematics and how mathematics has been used by many composers from Bach to Berg to frame their compositions. As Bach’s student Mizler used to say “Bach’s music is the processing of sounding mathematics.”

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