Graph Theory Graph Theory is a 2005 commission of the New Radio and Performing Arts, Inc., (aka Ether Ore) for its Turbulence web site. Itwas made possible with funding from the Greenwall Foundation. Jason Freeman: concept, music, programming Patricia Reed: design Maja Cerar: violin click to launch THEREMIN - A Touch Friendly Synthesizer ✖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. Due to a large number of requests, we've began working on a record function as well as an offline version of the app which will be available soon. Feel free to either subscribe at the bottom of the page or follow us on Facebook & Twitter for updates and future toys. More info
Otomata - Generative Musical Sequencer - Earslap 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: The Wheels Of Steel: Turntables in your browser (a web-based DJ prototype) The basics: Controls Left-click a track to load it on the left turntable. Right-click or shift + click for the right turntable. Click and drag the needle to seek while the record is playing. If you're one of the "cool kids", you will see "scratch mode" which gives you more realistic DJ features like the demo video. ← ↑ → - Crossfader [ ] - Pseudo-transform (cross-fader cut / override) 1...5 / 6...0: Cue points for left / right deck while playing.
The Infinite Drum Machine Built by Kyle McDonald, Manny Tan, Yotam Mann, and friends at Google Creative Lab. Thanks the The Philharmonia Orchestra, London for contributing some sounds to this project. The open-source code is available here. The Rational Keyboard The Rational Keyboard is a browser app to play with harmony on the rational number line. Imagine a piano with infinitely many keys, one for each rational number, and the keys move around and resize based on what sounds good, using some really cool math. Audio is synthesized in background Web Workers and played with HTML5 Audio objects, and the interactive visualizations use a 2D HTML5 Canvas. Check out the source at github, or just grab the audio encoder for your own apps. Audio seems to work best in recent Firefox and Chrome releases, but HTML5 audio is still a young technology. Sometimes pausing helps to unglitch audio.
Top 5 Interactive Generative Music sites Have you ever stumbled upon those interactive little places on the internet, that let you toy around with totally random sounds and images and generate your own tunes, for no good reason? These interactive generative music sites can leave you feeling surprised, delighted and strangely art-satisfied. The experimental interfaces of these sites approach the interplay of digital sounds and visual arts in a completely innovative way. This is art.
Zero to Maestro: Your Kid's Music Skills Will Blossom with these Amazing Tools Share this post: Most kids love listening to music, as well as making their own. Music can be good for your kid’s mood, concentration, stress levels and cognition, and creating music is a great way to exercise a growing mind. Learning an instrument also teaches kids the value of practice, and gives them a valuable way to express themselves creatively. When I was a kid, there were two main ways to learn an instrument: Either you stumbled across an instrument that you liked and taught yourself, or you trundled along week after week to a music teacher who drummed your scales into you.