Fwd: Re: [Squeakland] music and math
blake at kingdomrpg.com
Sat Dec 1 11:08:42 PST 2007
> I took a couple music theory courses in college years ago. One of my
> professors mentioned that he noticed a correlation between those who
> were good at math and those who tended to grasp music theory readily. He
> had no explanation for this though.
I'm told IBM did a study trying to find a way to figure out the
commonalities between great programmers (versus merely good ones) and the
only thing it revealed was a slightly higher interest in music.
Of course, music is a very mathematical thing.
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