Mozart's Musikalisches Würfelspiel: A Musical Dice Game for Composing a Minuet
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|During his life, Mozart wrote the measures and instructions for a musical composition dice game that cuts and pastes pre-written measures of music together to create a minuet. Compose a minuet online in one of three ways: CGI generates all random numbers, you pick the "random" numbers, or make a fractal with Chris Seidel's Fractal Generator (The Mandelbrot Collaboration). Links to other Mozartian sites and listening to MIDI files.|
|Levels:||Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College|
|Resource Types:||Audio, Lesson Plans and Activities, Documents/Sketches/Galleries, Web Interactive/Java|
|Math Topics:||Fractals, Probability, Music|
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