The Structure of Recognizable Diatonic Tunings

The Structure of Recognizable Diatonic Tunings

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Author/Contributor(s): Blackwood, Easley
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Date: 07/14/2014
Binding: Paperback
Condition: NEW

In a comprehensive work with important implications for tuning theory and musicology, Easley Blackwood, a distinguished-composer, establishes a mathematical basis for the family of diatonic tunings generated by combinations of perfect fifths and octaves.

Originally published in 1986.

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