Shape of Songs

Goldberg variations

Goldberg variations

Lips inc funkytown

Lipps Inc. – Funkytown

“The diagrams in The Shape of Song display musical form as a sequence of translucent arches. Each arch connects two repeated, identical passages of a composition. By using repeated passages as signposts, the diagram illustrates the deep structure of the composition.”

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