21M.362 Electronic Music Composition II


Class Info

Explores sophisticated synthesis techniques, from finely tuned additive to noise filtering and distortion, granular synthesis to vintage emulation. Incorporates production techniques and use of multimedia, with guest lecturers/performers. Considers composing environments such as Max/MSP/Jitter, SPEAR, SoundHack, and Mathematica. Assignments include diverse listening sessions, followed by oral or written presentations, weekly sound studies, critiques, and modular compositions/soundscapes. Prior significant computer music experience preferred. Consult instructor for technical requirements. Limited to 8.

This class has 21M.361 as a prerequisite.

21M.362 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by P. Whincop.

Lecture occurs 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM on Tuesdays in 24-033F.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS A.

You can find more information at the Electronic Music Composition II (21M.362) site or on the 21M.362 Stellar site.

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