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Computational Musicology in Hindustani Music (Reprint) (Paperback) (Soubhik Chakraborty)

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The book opens with a short introduction to Indian music, in particular classical Hindustani music, followed by a chapter on the role of statistics in computational musicology. The authors then show how to analyze musical structure using Rubato, the music software package for statistical analysis, in particular addressing modeling, melodic similarity and lengths, and entropy analysis; they then show how to analyze musical performance. Finally, they explain how the concept of seminatural composition can help a music composer to obtain the opening line of a raga-based song using Monte Carlo simulation.

The book will be of interest to musicians and musicologists, particularly those engaged with Indian music.

Edition: Reprint
Genre: Computers + Internet, Music, Mathematics
Series Title: Computational Music Science
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Author: Soubhik Chakraborty
Language: English
Street Date: September 9, 2016
TCIN: 51636439
UPC: 9783319365534
Item Number (DPCI): 248-26-9608
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