A collaborative, computational research project looking at the relationship between the sounds of poetry and the structure of the music it to which it is set. David Lonowski (CU–Boulder), Jordan Pyle (CU–Boulder), Stephen Rodgers (U Oregon), Kris Shaffer (CU–Boulder), Leigh VanHandel (Michigan State U).

Photos by xan latta (https://www.flickr.com/photos/xanboozled/2326473555/) and darkday (https://www.flickr.com/photos/drainrat/16609934640/).

 

Check out this article from CU–Boulder on The Lieder Project. http://www.colorado.edu/music/about-us/news/harmony-phonetics

 

The Lieder Project's first poem, initial code, and analytical output are now on GitHub. Check it out! But be warned—it is very much a work-in-progress. (Explanatory blog post(s) coming soon.)
https://github.com/corpusmusic/liederCorpusAnalysis