May 22, 2015 at 3:10 pm

May 23: Melody & Harmony Hackathon in New York City

On Saturday, May 23, Spotify USA’s New York headquarters will host a weekend-long exploration into melody and harmony. Here are the full details, courtesy of the event’s organizer, Monthly Music Hackathon:


“Come learn about and hack on recent research on automated extraction of melody and harmony from audio, melody and harmony datasets, experimental music generation, music theory, and tools for teaching music to kids.

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

Noon – 10pm

Spotify NYC
45 W 18th St, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10011

All are welcome


Luisa Pereira
Luke DuBois
Brian McFee

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11:30 Doors open
11:45 Food
12:00 Talks by Special Guests
1:30 Hacking Starts
1:30 Brainstorming / Collaborator-finding session
1:30 Possible workshops
8:00 Concert of Hacks & Demos

More info

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Coming up

Melody & Harmony
May 23, 2015 Spotify NYC - Registration open now!

Rhythm & Time
June 20, 2015 Spotify NYC - Registration open now!

New Musical Instruments
July 24, 2015, 8pm Talks
July 25, 2015, 10am hackathon, 8pm concert

Music Games - Video games, games as compositional device
August 29, 2015

Music Education - Education hacks, showcase of NYC university music projects
September 26, 2015

Haunted Sound Art Installations
October 31, 2015″