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MUTH 538 Mathematical Models for Musical Analysis (3 credits)

Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)


Music Theory and Analysis : Theoretical topics and analytical applications selected from the following: serial theory, atonal set theory, contour theory, similarity metrics, transformational networks, elementary group theory and generalized interval systems, neo-Riemannian theory, atonal voice-leading and geometry, scale theory, models of tuning and temperament and information theory.

Terms: Winter 2014

Instructors: Jonathan Wild, Robert Hasegawa (Winter)

  • 3 hours
  • Prerequisites: MUTH 350; OR MUTH 211 or MUCO 240D1/D2 or MUTH 250, and MUSP 231 or MUSP 241, and MUSP 171