International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Research Paper | Music Education | India | Volume 7 Issue 11, November 2018


Quantifying Harmony: The Mathematical Essence of Music

Dr. Shahzad Aasim [4]


Abstract: This research delves into the intricate correlation between music and mathematics, examining how mathematical principles play a fundamental role in shaping various aspects of musical theory and composition. Starting from Pythagoras' early insights on harmonic intervals to the complex patterns found in the Fibonacci sequence and fractal geometry, this study uncovers the deep connections between numerical concepts and musical notes. By extensively exploring historical perspectives, theoretical frameworks, and practical applications, we gain valuable insight into how mathematical ideas influence the melodies, harmonies, and rhythms that elevate our auditory experiences.


Keywords: Mathematical Music, Harmony, Pythagoras, Fibonacci Sequence, Fractals, Musical Composition


Edition: Volume 7 Issue 11, November 2018,


Pages: 1972 - 1974


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