The Webinar on Music and Symmetry took place on Friday, July 2nd, 2021 from 12 pm until 1:30 pm, with Dr. Carlota Simoes, Professor at the University of Coimbra in Portugal and member of the Board of Directors of the International Day of Mathematics (IDM), as our invited speaker. This virtual event was free and open to the general public.
The invited speaker presented on the connections between music and mathematics, in particular on musical symmetries. Dr. Carlota Simoes shared several examples of musical compositions of Bach, Mozart, among other great composers. The speaker also showed examples of musical compositions in movies like Toy Story, Star Wars, Lion King, West Side Story and many more.