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Music information needed by listeners and how music composers and performers can fulfill them

We know it for decades: information is a main key in society. Actually there is nothing new under the sun: education is transmission of information and it always contributed to the building of better human groups. 240 more words

Music Data

Why Apple just spent up to $50 million for a music data company

Apple has acquired U.K.-based music data startup Semetric, which is better known for its Musicmetric service. Apple declined to provide details on the acquisition, which was first reported by Musically… 236 more words

Music recognition specialist Shazam has raised an additional $30 million from undisclosed investors. The new round of funding propels Shazam’s valuation north of $1 billion and brings the total amount of money raised by the company to around $125 million. 53 more words

Music, Your Child and Education.

We’ve all read the articles about how music “makes kids smarter” and “why we need to save the jobs of music educators.” We’ve been smacked upside the head and down the street by facts upon figures about why music education is important. 674 more words