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© 1998

Tuning, Timbre, Spectrum, Scale

Benefits

  • The only book to provide an in-depth analysis into how the relationship between timbre and musical scale affects the consonance or dissonance of a sound, and how this can be utilized to alter consonance Written by an expert in signal processing and electroacoustics, who is also a designer of audio devices and an active musician With an accompanying audio CD illustrating the ideas presentend in the text

Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. William A. Sethares
    Pages 1-9
  3. William A. Sethares
    Pages 11-47
  4. William A. Sethares
    Pages 49-71
  5. William A. Sethares
    Pages 73-88
  6. William A. Sethares
    Pages 89-122
  7. William A. Sethares
    Pages 123-145
  8. William A. Sethares
    Pages 147-164
  9. William A. Sethares
    Pages 165-187
  10. William A. Sethares
    Pages 189-210
  11. William A. Sethares
    Pages 211-233
  12. William A. Sethares
    Pages 235-257
  13. William A. Sethares
    Pages 259-270
  14. William A. Sethares
    Pages 271-279
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 281-345

About this book

Keywords

Sensor acoustics design electronic music engineer mathematics musical scales perception psychoacoustics signal processing signal processing design sound

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUniversity of Wisconsin — MadisonMadisonUSA

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