Modeling complexity in musical rhythm

  title={Modeling complexity in musical rhythm},
  author={Cheng-Yuan Liou and Tai-Hei Wu and Chia-Ying Lee},
This article constructs a tree structure for the music rhythm using the L-system. It models the structure as an automata and derives its complexity. It also solves the complexity for the L-system. This complexity can resolve the similarity between trees. This complexity serves as a measure of psychological complexity for rhythms. It resolves the music complexity of various compositions including the Mozart effect K488. © 2009 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. Complexity, 2010 

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