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Music by Cellular Automata

Wolfram Research, the company behind Mathematica & webMathematica and the amazing MathWorld resource site, among other things, has given us a new toy to play with.

WolframTones, 'an experiment in applying Wolfram's discoveries to the creation of music'.

From the official announcement:
'WolframTones uses various Mathematica algorithms to create music from cellular automaton patterns. In its simplest form, this works by taking every block of contiguous black cells at a certain height and mapping it to a single note played by the same instrument.'