Re: [MUSIC-IR] Re: musical complexity (Eric Nichols )

Subject: Re: [MUSIC-IR] Re: musical complexity
From:    Eric Nichols  <epnichols@xxxxxxxx>
Date:    Thu, 11 Aug 2011 09:15:03 -0700

This might have some of what you're looking for: Hidden Structure: Music Analysis Using Computers by Dave Cope, 2009 cheers, Eric > On Thu, 2011-08-11 at 15:29 +0100, Tom Cochrane wrote: >> (apologies for cross postings) >> >> Dear listmembers >> >> Does anyone know of any important articles or books which discuss the >> issue of musical complexity? I am particularly interested to find papers >> that debate how musical complexity should be understood at a high >> theoretical level. For instance, should musical complexity be understood >> in purely information theoretic terms or in terms of our psychological >> capacity to predict and remember (e.g. analogous to the way that >> amplitude differs from perceived loudness)? >> >> cheers >> >> Tom >>

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