September 27, 2009
iNudge Rules. It reminds me of the great leonide.de exploratorium of years ago that I was obsessed with. This is my little version of patterns. You click on the boxes in the right column to see the patterns, and in the lower left is the volume curve. If it is dark but the button below […]
First Day of School – Song Child
September 2, 2008
First day of School by BGenovesi from Ryerson’s ECE program for the Song Child project. The full page isn’t public yet, but I wanted to share it.
OLPC book & music drive and XO hackathon
February 15, 2008
SJ’s Longest Now » OLPC book & music drive and XO hackathon We are collecting all the free books, movies, music, and other content that we can in the next five days! Then, on Tuesday (2/19) the Creative Commons will be burning a LiveDVD as part of LiveContent 2.0 with big selection of CC licensed […]
Mixcraft as GarageBand for PC?
January 4, 2008
Nemanja sent me this link for Mixcraft as a software product similar to GarageBand for the SongChild project. Anyone used it? It looks ok.
Together Elsewhere/ Ensemble Ailleurs – Toronto/Montreal/Lille
December 14, 2007
Just found out that I’ll be presenting on songchild as part of Together Elsewhere/ Ensemble Ailleurs – Toronto/Montreal/Lille this winter.
October 11, 2007
I am sitting in a brew pup in Montreal, and I overheard a conversation on this site. Looks interesting in relation to songchild: CRITICAL WORLD :: Thinking Globalisation Through Music The things you over hear at a conference. Critical World is a virtual research laboratory that explores the relationship between globalization and music. As a […]
TheStar.com – Life – Song Child
April 17, 2007
My research assistant Nemanja was interview in TheStar.com – Life – Deep Thoughts about Danny and my Song Child project: Kids’ songs bridge gapsName: Nemanja Filipovic Age: 20 Program: Third year of arts and contemporary studies at Ryerson University Thesis: Songchild The rockin’ tune: Songchild is an online music source meant for sharing children’s songs […]
March 8, 2007
Jeremy blogs about OLPC News: Free Music Project: Creativity on Children’s Machine XO: “While we are all impressed by mini TamTam, the OLPC XO music generation software, not every child is a composer at heart. But every child can find joy, fun, creativity, and education in music. That’s the idea behind the Free Music Project, […]
Music In Me
March 2, 2007
JuliaD told me about: Music in ME – Projects to start music schools in the middle east – Music in all of us – 2006 Music in Me reaches people who would otherwise be deprived of music due to war and poverty. In the coming years the organization focuses on 23 projects in Egypt, Iraq, […]
On virtual teams
February 9, 2007
Alex blogs about Virtual Teams, right when I’m thinking of how to organize teams for my course’s main project using Song Child: “What does it mean to collaborate? I despise people who start out with etymological explanations, but in this case I’m going to take the cheap way out. Collaboration is pretty clearly from the […]