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Higher-order Constraint applicators for Music Constraint Programming

@inproceedings{Anders2008HigherorderCA,
  title={Higher-order Constraint applicators for Music Constraint Programming},
  author={Torsten Anders and Eduardo Reck Miranda},
  booktitle={ICMC},
  year={2008}
}
This paper studies how constraints are applied to the score in a musical constraint satisfaction problem (CSP). How can we control which variable sets in the score are affected by a given constraint? Our overall objective is to produce a highly generic music constraint system, where users can define a wide range of musical CSPs, including rhythmic, harmonic, melodic and contrapuntal problems. Existing systems provide constraint application mechanisms which are convenient for specific cases, but… 

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