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Recently, an interesting idea has come to my mind that in the future for the composer there will be several ways to construct and compose music.
I think it will be very different forms. For example, perhaps it’s easier for someone to write everything with the help of symbols and musical notation, and someone will simply operate with numbers, and, possibly, whole quanta of sound.

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I don't see this happening, at not least any time soon; however it does bring to mind the possibility of a computer program/artificial intelligence that composes music.:

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/dec/07/alphazero-google-deepmind-ai-beats-champion-program-teaching-itself-to-play-four-hours
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I think I don't see this really happening either. I don't mean that it is not practical but I think people will stick to traditional notations. For a whole notation to change, it takes a looooong time. Musical notation is basically the language of music and languages don't change that easy.
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I don't see this happening, at not least any time soon; however it does bring to mind the possibility of a computer program/artificial intelligence that composes music.:

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/dec/07/alphazero-google-deepmind-ai-beats-champion-program-teaching-itself-to-play-four-hours
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hey! wow! I suppose ... namely, artificial intelligence for composing! Why not? We can develop our brain and abilities in such a way that we begin to think deeper. Look, the children once did not know what Lego is. There were only cubes and simple shapes. Now there is both! Both!
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I think I don't see this really happening either. I don't mean that it is not practical but I think people will stick to traditional notations. For a whole notation to change, it takes a looooong time. Musical notation is basically the language of music and languages don't change that easy.
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Oh, how sad. Obviously, I am an optimist and an idealist. But I can look at my experience and say that development is not a linear system of achievements and values. This is a much more amazing thing. I think you don’t have to give up musical notation, but it is optional.
People are always striving to make things easier and more accessible to everyone. Many people have learned how to play guitar by reading tablature, not notes, or following guitar chords, which are also written without notes. So in a sense this has been done before.
I can see new notation languages to make reading easier, however nothing will replace the complex system we use today which includes rhythmic notations as well.

I had a friend who loved math and had constructed a program on his computer to earn him straight A’s in counterpoint. Since music is so mathematical, it could be possible to use math..?
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People are always striving to make things easier and more accessible to everyone. Many people have learned how to play guitar by reading tablature, not notes, or following guitar chords, which are also written without notes. So in a sense this has been done before.
I can see new notation languages to make reading easier, however nothing will replace the complex system we use today which includes rhythmic notations as well.

I had a friend who loved math and had constructed a program on his computer to earn him straight A’s in counterpoint. Since music is so mathematical, it could be possible to use math..?

Yeah!!! I think everything is possible. I believe that there are no concepts of "simple", "difficult". I may be getting ahead of myself, but there are methods for each mind. You can write music on the go, just hear sounds, understand experiences, and then come and try to play, write, implement it. Sometimes you sit down at the synthesizer and just hit the keys. Sometimes you have a cool program with lots of features, and you just improvise with frequencies and modules, and sometimes you have a clear assignment of what and how. Why not believe that our brains are capable of everything at once. I love math, sometimes someone hears a sound not emotionally, and I believe in it.
Music can be as you described as well as traditional. All forms are important. When I taught music we called it “organized sound” to differentiate between a random sound and a planned one. It’s good to think about all the sounds around us...
We had created sound pieces every week....things like a staircase symphony ( imagine the rhythms of walking down steps quickly, add more and more footsteps, etc. Then we experimented with paper, how it crinkles, rips,,etc....everyone’s favorite was food. I would bring assorted crunchy foods in to record in specific rhythms. They just loved eating and would humor me with the music part, LOL!
I read what you do and it sounds similar, only with electronic technical sounds.
Much as it is freeing to improvise, I think it’s important to write and record what you do at times to preserve it and be able to play it again. So I believe in the importance of notation, no matter what it looks like! 😀
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Music can be as you described as well as traditional. All forms are important. When I taught music we called it “organized sound” to differentiate between a random sound and a planned one. It’s good to think about all the sounds around us...
We had created sound pieces every week....things like a staircase symphony ( imagine the rhythms of walking down steps quickly, add more and more footsteps, etc. Then we experimented with paper, how it crinkles, rips,,etc....everyone’s favorite was food. I would bring assorted crunchy foods in to record in specific rhythms. They just loved eating and would humor me with the music part, LOL!
I read what you do and it sounds similar, only with electronic technical sounds.
Much as it is freeing to improvise, I think it’s important to write and record what you do at times to preserve it and be able to play it again. So I believe in the importance of notation, no matter what it looks like! 😀
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Yes! OFC! You are right. I understand that in order to somehow contact and work together with other musicians or specialists in the field of sound, notation is needed. Since it is necessary to find something in common that will help to better understand each other. And at the same time, I am very inspired by the idea of ​​new forms of notation. Oh my God, I chose such an abstract area to be my life's work, that now I myself understand how great it is.

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Music is an amazing field. There is something for everyone to appreciate and love.
@etammt , what do you hope to accomplish in this field?
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Music is an amazing field. There is something for everyone to appreciate and love.
@etammt , what do you hope to accomplish in this field?
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Oh, I agree! Thanks for Your question,@Judith  :) I really hope to write amazing movie tracks. In fact, I am already writing soundtracks and recently released my first album in the musical world of online stores. This is a digital electronic sound. My dream is to work in a large team of professionals and make a progressive sound for the movie.
@etammt it sounds like a wonderful goal! I wish you the very best of success.

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