App Turns Mindless Humming Into Real  Music

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If you are like most people, at some point or another you have been caught humming some mindless tune which might even be catchy enough to be a super hit if only, you could turn it into a musical composition - Now thanks to a brilliant app called ScoreCleaner, you can!

The brainchild of researchers from Sweden's KTH Institute of Technology, all the app requires the user to do is download it onto their smart phone and use it to record the tune.

ScoreCleaner's software will translate the key, tempo and time signature into a musical notation that can be played by anyone that knows how to read music.

And the melodies can of course be shared with family and friends - not just in sheet form, but also, as the original tune. The secret behind ScoreCleaner's accurate melody creation is based on extensive research into how people interpret music. For those that can read music, the app even has the option to create a directory, that lists each piece by the first few notes.

And while the ScoreCleaner app is one dimensional in that it understands and writes only simply melodies recorded on it by the creator, a desktop interface offers a more robust option - One that can translate more complicated passages of music with multiple notes. All the user has to do is connect a midi synthesizer to the computer and the program will magically write out the music complete with pitch and note values.

Currently, available only for iPhones, the app, which was released earlier this year, is already a super hit in its home country of Sweden especially with educators and professional musicians. Ready to record your million dollar jingle? Check out scorecleaner.com.

Resources: kth.se.com,psfk.com

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232 Comments
  • alienah 5612Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 9:13 am
    i love music!
    • koreanbacongirl
      koreanbacongirlSaturday, January 13, 2018 at 8:20 am
      Awesome! I wish I had that app!😍
      • savageThursday, November 16, 2017 at 12:00 pm
        this was awsome
        • :3Friday, November 3, 2017 at 11:02 am
          This is really cool
          • foxy 447Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 9:20 am
            so so so so so so so so so so so so so so much
            • foxy 447Friday, October 27, 2017 at 1:48 pm
              so so so so so so so so so so so so so so much.
              • wowThursday, October 26, 2017 at 6:35 am
                im still so suprised about everything that happened!!
                • sports_star
                  sports_starWednesday, October 25, 2017 at 6:47 pm
                  That's awesome!!
                  • Juggle brothersThursday, November 3, 2016 at 10:58 am
                    So cool! I want this
                    • PoofypersonTuesday, November 1, 2016 at 9:20 am
                      SO COOL!!! I Write a lot of music and if I had this... WHO KNOWS?! I could get FAMEUSE!!!!!