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Author Cope, David. 1941-

Title Virtual music : computer synthesis of musical style / David Cope ; with commentary by Douglas Hofstadter ; and with perspectives and analysis by Eleanor Selfridge-Field ... [et al.].

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2001.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    781.61 COP    DUE 08-17-21
Description xiii, 565 p. : ill., music ; 24 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [346]-351) and index.
Contents Staring Emmy straight in the eye--and doing my best not to flinch / Douglas Hofstadter -- Composition, combinatorics, and simulation : a historical and philosophical enquiry / Eleanor Selfridge-Field -- Experiments in musical intelligence and Bach / Bernard Greenberg -- Dear Emmy : a counterpoint teacher's thoughts on the experiments in musical intelligence program's two-part inventions / Steve Larson -- Who cares if it listens? An essay on creativity, expectations, and computational modeling of listening to music / Jonathan Berger -- Collision detection, muselot, and scribble : some reflections on creativity / Daniel Dennett -- A few standard questions and answers / Douglas Hofstadter.
Form Also available via the World Wide Web.
Subject Cope, David. 1941- EMI.
Composition (Music) -- Computer programs.
Added Author Hofstadter, Douglas R., 1945-
ISBN 026203283X (hc. : alk. paper) : $45.00

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