Friday, April 25, 2008

Google Earth for classical music?


Google Earth is the water cooler killer app. The image above is from RAMline which uses Topic Maps software to create a unique multi-dimensional index of music and musicians linked to local digitized archives and other online resources, such as manuscript sources and published editions, live performances and recordings, musical criticism and comment. Could this be classical music's killer app?

More here on musical mind maps and music history rewritten.
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3 comments:

Chip said...

Way cool... thanks for bringing this to my attention!

Antony said...

musicGPS released in the iPhone App Store today!

Antony said...

musicGPS version 2.0 is now available from the iTunes App Store - and it's free:

download musicGPS 2.0 (as featured in Stuff magazine's May 2010 "Hot Stuff").



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