Here is a fun way to compose music. It works on a process of growing a song from an initial idea to a final complete song. You can watch your song grow like a plant with a stem and leaves. Lots of fun and very creative. If you log on to the site below you can watch a short video about the software.
Synplant is an innovative software synthesizer with a genetic approach to sound creation. Instead of creating patches the conventional way by turning dials and knobs, Synplant lets you explore a world of organic sounds by planting seeds that grow into synth patches. Available as VST / AU plug-in for Windows and Mac.