Virginia Commonwealth University

VCU Honors College


Module information

Mathematics and Music Theory
Instructor: Mitchell, Lon

CRN 21927 HONR 399 Section 704
Time: MWF, 9-9:50, 2/16-3/27

This module will provide a brief look at recent and historical attempts to use advanced mathematical concepts to analyze and create music. While some of the ideas presented will be at the upper-undergraduate level in both math and music theory, the course will be accessible to anyone with a command of basic algebra and an enjoyment of music.