Sony develops algorithm based AI music
A future chart-topping song may soon come from an algorithm.
Sony Computer Science Laboratory (CSL) in Paris is developing a system of algorithms which can create songs that cater to the user's taste, based on styles adapted from existing music.
The starting point of the song creation is a database of sheet music of more than 13,000 existing songs, from which the user can choose any number of titles with a sound or feel they would like the new song to incorporate.
The algorithm analyses the songs' characteristics, and statistical properties related to rhythm, pitch and harmony. It will... read more
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