Here is the list of books that in different ways discuss relations of music and games.

  • William Cheng, Sound Play
  • Jon Damian, Fresh Music
  • Mick Goodrick, The Advancing Guitarist
  • Johan Huizinga, Homo Ludens: A Study of the Play-Element in Culture
  • Sonia Michelson, New Dimensions in Classical Guitar for Children
  • Stefan Szczelkun, Improvisation Rites: from John Cage's 'Song Books' to the Scratch Orchestra's 'Nature Study Notes'. Collective practices 2011 - 2017 (out)
  • Brian Upton, Aesthetic of Play
  • Iannis Xennakis, Formalized Music: Thought and Mathematics in Composition

Let's make this list longer. Also if you have anything to write about any of the above titles, feel free.

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