BMAT’s Melody Identification – Part 2: Running Out of Melodies

Reading Time: 3 minutesSee Part 1 – Music and Language. The long awaited second part is here. No matter how you represent a melody, as long as the representation uses limited and quantised metrics – like a music score over a certain number of bars does – the number of possible melodies is finite. Despite infinite expression nuances…

BMAT’s Melody Identification – Part 1: Music and Language

Reading Time: 3 minutesSee Part 2 – Running Out of Melodies Years ago we investigated whether language and music were the same. In the process we found out that the universe of tunes behave as a social network and that western popular music might be running out of unique melodies. Men sung before they talked. Apparently our innate…

Hello Blog

Reading Time: 1 minuteWe have finally decided to start our own blog. We are turning 12 years old at the end of 2017 and we consider this the right moment to get ready for our teenage years. We have been introvert for long enough. Look: This was 2 years before we spun off BMAT from the Music Technology Group audio…