Music as Biology: The Tones We Like and Why – eBook
- Authors: Dale Purves
- File Size: 6 MB
- Format: PDF
- Length: 167 Pages
- Publisher: Harvard University Press
- Publication Date: February 1, 2017
- Language: English
- ASIN: B01MYZ1G2U
- ISBN-10: 067454515X
- ISBN-13: 9780674545151, 9780674972964, 9780674972971
Why do human beings find some tone combinations consonant and others dissonant? Why do we make music using only a small number of scales out of the billions that are possible? In the ebook Music as Biology: The Tones We Like and Why (PDF), author Dale Purves shows that rethinking music theory in biological terms offers a new approach to centuries-long debates about the organization and impact of music.
978–0674545151, 978-0674972964, 978-0674972971
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