Artificial Music and Google Magenta
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 932 , Segment 6
Episode: Race Talk, Witches, Day of the Dead, NatGeo Traveler
- Oct 30, 2018 9:00 pm
- 17:59 mins
Guest: Douglas Eck, Principal Scientist, Google, Creator of the Google Magenta Project If computers could listen to music like people do — hundreds and hundreds of hours of music of very different styles — could they absorb patterns that would help them learn to write and perform music that humans would enjoy listening to? Might computers get so good at composing music they’ll replace humans composers?