Music for Geeks and Nerds Resources

This page lists a few resources for the book Music for Geek and Nerds.


In Music for Geeks and Nerds we recreate the compositional process of a few music compositions. You can listen to them in the following links:

Steve Reich, Piano Phase

Bach Crab Canon

Sergei Rachmaninoff, Vocalize

Bach, Canon Quaerendo invenietis

Josquin des Prez, Agnus Dei

These are some books and tools you may be interested after reading Music for Geeks and Nerds.


Most errors were fixed in version 1.5.


I’d like to thank the following people for submitting suggestions, errors, and bugs reports. I apologize if I’m forgetting someone.

  • Bibek Shrestha
  • Jean-Christophe Helary
  • Alexandre Amoedo Amorim
  • Barkin Aygun
  • Eugene Tan
  • Gary Bishop
  • Greg Brill
  • Joel J.
  • Joshua Wright
  • Hugo Chargois
  • Marcell Mars
  • Michael Scott Cuthbert
  • Sean Duckett
  • Tiago Vaz
  • Vilson Vieira
  • troulis