“On this year-in-review edition of All Songs Considered, we look back at the albums, songs and artists we’ll remember most and discuss the marks they made on our cultural landscape”-Bob Boilen, et al. “All Songs Considered: The Year In Music 2019.” NPR. December 9, 2019.
“A portable synth, looper, and MIDI controller that lets you create songs in seconds.”–Orba
“In a specific society, songs differ depending on the context in which they are sung, such as lively celebrations or calmer events. But across all cultures, the team could identify four distinct, recurrent song types: dance tunes, healing songs, love ballads and lullabies.”-“Vast musical database reveals common threads in songs around the world.” Nature.com. November 21, 2019