Item Details

Print View

Tuning, Timbre, Spectrum, Scale

William A. Sethares
Format
Book
Published
London : Springer, 2005.
Edition
2nd ed
Language
English
ISBN
1852337974 (acid-free paper), 9781852337971 (acid-free paper)
Related Resources
Publisher description Table of contents only
Contents
  • The octave is dead--long live the octave
  • The science of sound
  • Sound on sound
  • Musical scales
  • Consonance and dissonance of harmonic sounds
  • Related spectra and scales
  • A bell, a rock, a crystal
  • Adaptive tunings
  • A wing, an anomaly, a recollection
  • The Gamelan
  • Consonance-based musical analysis
  • From tuning to spectrum
  • Spectral mappings
  • A "music theory" for 10-tet
  • Classical music of Thailand and 7-tet
  • Speculation, correlation, interpretation, conclusion.
Description
xviii, 426 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages [381]-397) and index.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

    LEADER 02154cam a2200481 a 4500
    001 u6188239
    003 SIRSI
    005 20140124154751.0
    008 040507s2005 enka b 001 0 eng
    010
      
      
    a| 2004049190
    020
      
      
    a| 1852337974 (acid-free paper)
    020
      
      
    a| 9781852337971 (acid-free paper)
    035
      
      
    a| (OCoLC)55502420
    040
      
      
    a| DLC b| eng c| DLC d| YDX d| UKM d| OHX d| UBA d| BAKER d| MUQ d| BTCTA d| YDXCP d| OCLCG d| UPP d| DEBBG d| OCLCF
    050
    0
    0
    a| QC225.7 b| .S48 2005
    072
      
    7
    a| QC 2| lcco
    082
    0
    0
    a| 534 2| 22
    084
      
      
    a| LR 55170 2| rvk
    084
      
      
    a| LR 57600 2| rvk
    084
      
      
    a| PHY 295f 2| stub
    084
      
      
    a| UF 6700 2| rvk
    100
    1
      
    a| Sethares, William A., d| 1955-
    245
    1
    0
    a| Tuning, timbre, spectrum, scale / c| William A. Sethares.
    250
      
      
    a| 2nd ed.
    264
      
    1
    a| London : b| Springer, c| 2005.
    300
      
      
    a| xviii, 426 pages : b| illustrations ; c| 24 cm. + e| 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
    336
      
      
    a| text b| txt 2| rdacontent
    337
      
      
    a| unmediated b| n 2| rdamedia
    338
      
      
    a| volume b| nc 2| rdacarrier
    505
    0
      
    a| The octave is dead--long live the octave -- The science of sound -- Sound on sound -- Musical scales -- Consonance and dissonance of harmonic sounds -- Related spectra and scales -- A bell, a rock, a crystal -- Adaptive tunings -- A wing, an anomaly, a recollection -- The Gamelan -- Consonance-based musical analysis -- From tuning to spectrum -- Spectral mappings -- A "music theory" for 10-tet -- Classical music of Thailand and 7-tet -- Speculation, correlation, interpretation, conclusion.
    504
      
      
    a| Includes bibliographical references (pages [381]-397) and index.
    650
      
    0
    a| Sound.
    650
      
    0
    a| Tuning.
    650
      
    0
    a| Tone color (Music)
    650
      
    0
    a| Musical intervals and scales.
    650
      
    0
    a| Psychoacoustics.
    650
      
    0
    a| Music x| Acoustics and physics.
    856
    4
    2
    3| Publisher description u| http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0662/2004049190-d.html
    856
    4
    1
    3| Table of contents only u| http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0818/2004049190-t.html
    994
      
      
    a| Z0 b| VA@
    596
      
      
    a| 12
    999
      
      
    a| QC225.7 .S48 2005 w| LC i| X031581089 k| CHECKEDOUT l| STACKS m| MUSIC t| BOOK
▾See more
▴See less

Availability

Google Preview

Google Books Preview
Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Music CHECKED OUT N/A Unavailable