Artificial Intelligence Just Composed A Song And It’s Really, REALLY.. Strange!


FlowComposer is an AI tool based on machine learning: an intelligent assistant able to help you composing new songs in any style, automatically or interactively.

While FlowComposer does string together notes, it has no idea what combinations sound good to the human ear. So on a catchiness scale from 1 to 10, its songs rate about a, well, 0. On a different note (no pun intended), it’s extremely interesting to see what comes out when artificial intelligence tries to mimic creativity, art and emotion.

Basically, after analyzing a body of work by a human songwriter, FlowComposer attempts to generate new music based on the characteristic traits of the person’s work. This one is called “Daddy’s Car,” and is based on The Beatles’ music:

Source: Big Think;