Three Essays on the Fundamentals of Piano-Playing

NOTES

1.  Both composer and mathematician are concerned with the discovery or creation of abstract structures. Mathematics is expressed in conventional signs and provides models with which we comprehend the external physical world. Music is expressed in sound and provides models that speak to the internal psyche. [Return to text]

2.  I was amazed to find that neither my enquiries nor my search of the literature produced any evidence whatsoever that such a simple explanation had ever been proposed before by anyone. [Return to text]

 

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