Archive for date: September 13, 2004

String Quartet No. 12 in E flat major Opus 127 by Ludwig van Beethoven

September 13, 2004 | Gutenberg Gems | By: Mark VandeWettering

Project Gutenberg has also begun to publish music in many formats. Try Project Gutenberg – String Quartet No. 12 in E flat major Opus 127 by Ludwig van Beethoven, which is available in PDF, Sibelius, MIDI and XML forms. I used timidity to convert the MIDI to this (rather strange sounding) mp3 file.

OS-tan

September 13, 2004 | I Kid You Not | By: Mark VandeWettering

Oh good God. I think I’m glad I can’t understand Japanese. The idea that I might “get” what this is all about just numbs my already enfeebled brain. Thanks to the gents at Metafilter for crowding my brain with this.

Microsoft Sings a New Tune With Windows Media Player 10

September 13, 2004 | Intellectual Property, Music | By: Mark VandeWettering

Apprently Microsoft can occasionally dimly see the light ahead: witness Yahoo! News – Microsoft Sings a New Tune With Windows Media Player 10. After years of dragging their feet about including MP3 ripping in their Media Player product, they have finally caved and made an encoder freely available. Of course it doesn’t rip variable bitrate […]