Machine Composes Harmony That Sounds Like Bach

Originally published at: Machine Composes Harmony That Sounds Like Bach | NVIDIA Technical Blog

Researchers from Sony developed a deep learning machine that generated a harmony in the style of Johann Sebastian Bach, one of the great composers of baroque music. Using a GTX 980 Ti GPU, CUDA, and cuDNN with the TensorFlow deep learning framework, the researchers trained their neural network on 352 chorale harmonizations composed by Bach…