Something that makes compositions great is the fact that abstract musical notation can somehow express a personality with its idiosyncrasies.
Archiving music in DNA for future generations sounds promising, as long as the playback directions are not forgotten.
Why does something so complex clear our minds?
Creativity has eluded encoding. Programmers have failed to make machines that create as humans create.
Yes, yes, I know it’s only a pop song. I offer the observation only because it’s nice to see how ID is penetrating the culture at all levels.