Student Math & Applications Seminar - Bruce Corrigan-Salter
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Detroit, MI 48202
Speaker: Bruce Corrigan-Salter, Lecturer, Wayne State Department of Mathematics
Title: Music and Mathematics
Abstract: In this talk, we will discuss the mathematics of tuning systems. We will start by considering the tuning system of Pythagoras of Samos and will move through the ages toward a description of modern tuning systems including equal temperament. This talk is intended for all undergraduate students who have a love of math and/or music.