First-Species Model

Octavio Alberto Agustín-Aquino, Julien Junod, Guerino Mazzola

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Here we present the full first-species model for a 2k-tone equal temperament. In particular, we explain what a counterpoint dichotomy and a contrapuntal symmetry is, how the rules of counterpoint are deduced from these concepts, and how to do the relevant calculations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationComputational Music Science
PublisherSpringer Nature
Number of pages21
StatePublished - 2015

Publication series

NameComputational Music Science
ISSN (Print)1868-0305
ISSN (Electronic)1868-0313

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