Reference numberCLP/2/30
TitlePaper, 'The theory of musick reduced to mathematicks' by Tho [Thomas] Salmon
DescriptionAttempts to fix the mathematical foundations of the theory of music relating intervals in mathematical proportions, following a musical experiment tried before the Royal Society at Gresham College.

Subject: Mathematics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'The theory of musick reduced to arithmetical and geometrical proportions'.

Read to the Royal Society on 3 July 1705.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1704.0088
Printed as 'The theory of musick reduced to arithmetical and geometrical proportions' in the 'Philosophical Transactions' Volume 24, Issue 302 (1705)
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