Otomata - Online Generative Musical Sequencer 16 Jul 2011 Click on the grid below to add cells, click on cells to change their direction, and press play to listen to your music. Update: Click here to get Otomata for your iPhone / iPod / iPad! Official facebook page: Also this reddit page has many examples: And there is a subreddit for Otomata: 5 Research Tools Students Often Overlook When they're given a research assignment most students immediately turn to Google to start their research. Unfortunately, many students don't recognize that they are limiting their research efforts by not going beyond Google.com to search. Here are five research tools that I introduce to students to get them to go beyond using Google.com. 1. School librarian and library resources. Every school librarian that I know is happy to help students learn to become better researchers.
Tauon Music Box A desktop music player Features: Unintuitive interface Ugly rudimentary design Missing common playback features like Replay-Gain and gapless playback Poorly optimized with excessive RAM and CPU usage Very limited customization options Random bugs and glitches You're still here? Here's some of the more positive features: Dark themed interfaceSimple drag and drop track importingBatch transcode folders of tracks to OGG or OPUS for easy compressing and copying to device (requires ffmpeg)Automatic CUE sheet detection and integrationQuick searchCreate sorted playlistsLast.fm scrobblingOutbound streaming (requires icecast)Multiple layout views including 'large album art' view and gallery view
Theremin - A Playable Touch Synthesizer Using Web Audio API ✖Update: 7 February 2014 Thanks to everyone for sharing! Over 100,000 people have played on the theremin in the last 3 days which is absolutely amazing. Orinj Orinj is a multitrack recording and mixing software with wave and MIDI editing, currently free and without limitations at RecordingBlogs.com. Downloads Orinj is free You can download a free version for Orinj from the download links above. It is free and without limitations. Play The Armonica To play the armonica below, click on a glass bowl. Like the real armonica, the tone will linger as you click on the next bowl, putting tones together to make a melody. Now try playing armonica music using a more familiar keyboard. Panopreter Basic Panopreter Basic is a text to speech and text to mp3 freeware program with the following features: Reads txt files, rtf files, web pages, and Microsoft Word documents. Reads the characters, words, phrases, or articles that you input in the window. Creates audio files in wav and mp3 formats, and supports batch file conversion. Highlights the word or sentence being read. Allows users to adjust voice speed and volume.
20 Important Benefits of Music In Our Schools - National Association for Musi... 20 Important Benefits of Music In Our Schools This article original appeared on Bachelors Degree. Nearly everyone enjoys music, whether by listening to it, singing, or playing an instrument. But despite this almost universal interest, many schools are having to do away with their music education programs. This is a mistake, with schools losing not only an enjoyable subject, but a subject that can enrich students’ lives and education.