music resources

Eric Pederson whereU at
Tue Aug 17 04:16:15 CEST 2004

> Elaine Jackson wrote:

> > Is there such a thing as an executable language for music? If not, why
> > not? And
> > if yes, where can I find it? Naturally the ideal thing would be if
> > such a
> > language were implemented within python, but I would be willing to
> > learn a
> > lesser programming language if I had a reasonable assurance that it
> > had what I'm
> > looking for. 

There is some interesting stuff out there:

Check out the Python sounds project:

Also, there is AthenaCL which I believe is both written in Python and Python scriptable, although I have not had time to play with it:

I think there are also more routine libraries that just manipulate sound waves, etc.

What do you want to do with music?  (talk about an interesting data set!)

Eric P.


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