Statistics in Musicology (Interdisciplinary Statistics,) [1ed.]1584882190, 9781584882190
Description:Traditionally, statistics and music are not generally associated with each other. However, …intelligent… music software, computer digitization, and other advanced techniques and technologies have precipitated the need for standard statistical models to answer basic musicological questions. Statistics In Musicology presents an unprecedented introduction to statistical and mathematical methods developed for use in music analysis, music theory, and performance theory. It explores concrete methods for data generation and numerical encoding of musical data and serves as a practical reference for a wide audience, including statisticians, mathematicians, musicologists, and musicians.