Play that funky music
June 19, 2012 |
I’m always listening to music. It’s fascinating how it has changed, from Bach to The Kinks to Muse.
Scientists are studying the evolution of music using DarwinTunes – software that creates loops of sound. People vote on their favourite and the most popular choices combine to form a new loop. It’s musical survival of the fittest! After thousands of loops a cacophony of noise evolves into a nice tune.
Historically composers have been behind musical genius, but could this software create the ultimate tune?
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