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Iamus

Melomics Universidad de Málaga

Iamus is a computer cluster (a half-cabinet encased in a custom shell) located at Universidad de Málaga, powered by Melomics’ technology, credited with the "first complete album to be composed solely by a computer and recorded by human musicians."

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Iamus is a computer cluster (a half-cabinet encased in a custom shell) located at Universidad de Málaga. Powered by Melomics’ technology, the composing module of Iamus takes 8 minutes to create a full composition in different musical formats, although the native representation can be obtained by the whole system in less than a second (on average). Iamus only composes full pieces of contemporary classical music.

It’s first album Iamus is credited by New Scientist as the "first complete album to be composed solely by a computer and recorded by human musicians."

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