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2013-10-24 23:30:03

Wallander Instruments lets composers hear how their compositions sound at any point during writing, without costly or time consuming rehearsals. Professionals can save valuable time, and hobbyists can hear their music performed in a fuller, more real sounding way than ever before possible. Stockholm, Sweden (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 This quarter, Wallander Instruments proudly unveiled NotePerformer (http://www.noteperformer.com/), a technology that turns a written musical score into...

2013-07-25 23:28:11

Norton Publishers to Offer an Interactive Version of Musician’s Guide to Fundamentals Leveraging Noteflight’s Web-based Notation Software Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 Noteflight LLC announced today that textbook publisher W.W. Norton will offer an online version of Musician’s Guide to Fundamentals, 2nd Edition, by Clendinning, Marvin and Philips. College music students will be able access the exercises of Musician’s Guide to Fundamentals from within Noteflight’s website...

2013-05-31 23:01:50

Jell Business Services is a new company in San Antonio, Texas that is offering engraving services and sourcing of plates and tags to businesses and government agencies. Jell's innovative engraving service offers companies a fast, efficient and cost effective way to mark plates and tags with variable information. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Jell Business Services is a new company founded by Bill Gayton, who has over 20 years of experience in the name plate industry. Having run a...

2013-05-21 23:14:56

LMuse Limited Completes Series of Apps for Learning How to Read Music London, UK (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 LMuse Limited, the London based company, has now completed its series of music education apps for iPhone, iPad, Android and Kindle Fire. The apps have been designed in a friendly game format suitable for all ages 6 and above. As a player progresses through the levels, they feel as though they're playing a game, but are also picking up valuable music theory and sight-reading skills along the...

Practice May Not Make Perfect
2013-05-21 17:05:21

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Is “practice makes perfect” an age-old adage to live by or just thinking inside-the-box? According to University of Michigan associate professor Zachary Hambrick, endless hours spent trying to perfect a skill could be a waste of time. In a new study published in the journal Intelligence, Hambrick and a team of American researchers suggest that “deliberate practice is not sufficient to explain individual...

2013-04-04 15:17:47

Professor of neurology, physician, and author Oliver Sacks M.D. has outlined case studies of hallucinations of musical notation, and commented on the neural basis of such hallucinations, in a new paper for the neurology journal Brain. In this paper, Dr Sacks is building on work done by Dominic ffytche et al in 2000 [i], which delineates more than a dozen types of hallucinations, particularly in relation to people with Charles Bonnet syndrome (a condition that causes patients with visual...

2012-11-09 14:20:08

Tokyo, Nov 9, 2012 - (JCN Newswire) - Diginfo TV ( www.diginfo.tv ) has posted a video on the Gocen device that scans and plays handwritten sheet music in real time. It is being developed by a group at the Tokyo Metropolitan University led by Assistant Professor Tetsuaki Baba."First, the system looks at the stave, then at the notes, then at the position of the notes, to determine the high notes. In addition, it directly reads words such as piano or guitar. The computer automatically...

2012-09-08 23:00:59

Bass Cat: the latest addition to the innovative music education series. London, UK (PRWEB) September 07, 2012 Bass Cat, is an app created by professional musicians and educators, designed to help kids and adults learn how to quickly identify notes in the bass clef. Players will find themselves immediately immersed in an entertaining game that guides them through 50 levels and helps them to effortlessly learn how to read notes in the bass clef. This is the third and final installment in a...


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tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.