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This paper presents an original composition based on Fibonacci numbers, to explore the inherent aesthetic appeal of the Fibonacci sequence. It also notes the use of the golden ratio in certain musical works by Debussy and in the proportions of violins created by Stradivarius.
- Fibonacci sequence
- Golden ratio
- Musical composition
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Van Gend, R. (2014). The Fibonacci sequence and the golden ratio in music. Notes on Number Theory and Discrete Mathematics, 20(1), 72-77.Chicago
Van Gend, Robert. “The Fibonacci Sequence and the Golden Ratio in Music.” Notes on Number Theory and Discrete Mathematics 20, no. 1 (2014): 72-77.MLA
Van Gend, Robert. “The Fibonacci Sequence and the Golden Ratio in Music.” Notes on Number Theory and Discrete Mathematics 20.1 (2014): 72-77. Print.