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Music Acts

Find information about music acts.

Get information about a music act:

Compare music acts:

Find music acts meeting given criteria:

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Explore songs by composer or release date.

Get information about a song:

Request specific information about a song:

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Musical Instruments

Explore and compare instrument pitch ranges and classifications.

Get information about an instrument:

Find properties of an instrument:

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Music Albums

Compare album release dates and tracklists.

Get information about a music album:

Request specific information about an album:

Compare albums:

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Music Theory

Compute scales, intervals and chords.

Compute the frequency and other properties of a musical note:

Specify the octave:

Calculate the note corresponding to a given frequency:

Identify several intervals:

Get information about a chord:

Specify a chord using lead sheet notation:

Get information about a key signature:

Get specific information about a key:

Get information about a scale:

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  • Academy Awards
  • Arts & Media
  • Entertainment
  • Movies
  • Radio Programs
  • Television
  • Audio Waveforms

    Generate sounds by specifying frequencies, waveforms or functions.

    Generate sound with a specified waveform:

    Superimpose multiple waveforms:

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