Musical Symmetry

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Frieze patterns are enjoyable to look at at pose an obvious classification problem:
Find them all. This topic was used at the 2012 Bay Area Circle for Teachers. It was also used
in the 2012 Circle on the Road in a session designed by David Brown.
This activity was included in the University of New England Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival.

There is a music and dance mix and match and several music files in MIDI format attached.
There is an activity hand out attached to this lesson along with a mentor guide, and a paper by Vi Hart. Alissa Crans, Thomas Fiore, and Ramon Satyendra also wrote a nice article
on Musical Symmetry. It is attached as well.

Here is a video from the 2012 BACT:

http://youtu.be/FKeLbXSCNHc

More to come: Music files, Brown video, Equitonal links