This Clip is Proof That Birds Are Secretly Composers

A normal person sees these birds perched on electrical wires and worries about getting crapped on. Jarbas Agnel looks at them and sees musical notes. Maybe he's smarter than the rest of us because the melody is utterly oh-so-sweet-that-I-could-doze-off-right-now. » 9/09/09 8:20pm 9/09/09 8:20pm

Sheet Music for Amazon Kindle DX Gets Rid of the, Um, Sheet

Good idea or terrible idea? Sheet music on the Kindle. The catalog has 20,000 titles and they're cheap, about $3. Or you can always read a bunch of law textbooks. Fun! [Amazon via Gadget Lab] » 7/10/09 11:00am 7/10/09 11:00am

Foot-Based USB Sheet Music Turner Pedal

Anyone who's played an instrument and knows how to read sheet music can tell you that turning pages in the score while trying to keep playing is a pain in the ass. But with this Page/Score turner from Bili, you can use your feet to electronically turn the "pages" on your computer while your hands are where they're… » 10/02/07 6:50pm 10/02/07 6:50pm

iPhone Ringtone Sheetmusic: Let Angelic Tinkling Remixes Begin

Click to viewAs the world embraces the iPhone ringer sound, we continue to dissect it here at the Giz, and now NYC musician Andy Neesley helps us out by transcribing the ringtone for us. And hey, this is actually correct. Now those who are musically literate can play it on the piano, get together string quartets to… » 1/19/07 1:45pm 1/19/07 1:45pm

Electronic Music - Don't Use Pencil

Yesterday I ripped on the Hammacher Schlemmer for their lame bike MP3 player. Today I am rummaging through my postal box to pull out my cease and desist selling crappy stuff order. » 11/05/06 11:23am 11/05/06 11:23am