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Real-time music scanning

Posted at 7:00 AM on August 9, 2012 by William Johnston

An interesting convergence of tech and music. Researchers at Tokyo Metropolitan University have built a set of scanners which can convert the printed score into computer generated sound in real time.

Now, when will this allow me to scan a score into Finale without it crashing on me...