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Music of the elements

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Do the chemical elements, Mendeleev or the Periodic Table play any role in the world of music? Here are a few preliminary notes for an answer to that question, maybe just the tip of an iceberg. Some suggestions are offered on music that is worth listening to, although some of the works commented on may require more of a good sense of humour than musical sensibility from the reader.

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28 Nov 2007
02 Jan 2008
First published
21 Jan 2008

New J. Chem., 2008,32, 571-580
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Music of the elements

S. Alvarez, New J. Chem., 2008, 32, 571
DOI: 10.1039/B718401H

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