Obituary: Professor Anthony Pople ; Architect of a Novel `Tonalities Project' for Music Analysis
Adlington, Robert, The Independent (London, England)
HOW DO listeners to music make sense of what they hear? Those who work in the sub-discipline of musical research known as "music analysis" are typically driven by this most fundamental of questions.
It is only relatively occasionally, however, that the answers found by music analysts have the scope and clear-sightedness necessary to throw real light on musical experience. Anthony Pople confronted the challenge with unflinching passion and energy, and over the course of a brilliant career, now cut short, developed a theoretical approach to music that harnessed computer technology, cognitive science and cultural understanding to offer unparalleled insight into how music …
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Publication information: Article title: Obituary: Professor Anthony Pople ; Architect of a Novel `Tonalities Project' for Music Analysis. Contributors: Adlington, Robert - Author. Newspaper title: The Independent (London, England). Publication date: October 16, 2003. Page number: 22. © 2009 The Independent - London. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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