Machines are already taking our jobs, will they soon be writing our music too? Swiss researchers said Thursday they have developed a computer algorithm that can generate brand-new tunes in different musical genres. The deep artificial composer, or DAC, “can produce complete melodies, with a beginning and an end, that are completely original,” said co-developer Florian Colombo of the EPFL research university in Lausanne, Switzerland. And the melodies are “quite agreeable to listen to,” he told AFP.

Source: From Mozard to Botzard: when machines write our music

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