Electronic Music Course of Study

Master Index

Music 125 brings the entire series together. Students learn advanced techniques for composition and performance, as well as principles of scoring for film or video. They work with various live performance devices such as the Buchla Lightning and the Yamaha WX11 wind instrument, and learn to use the Max programming environment to create interactive real time compositions. They also produce at least one video soundtrack using SMPTE synchronization.

125. Advanced Electronic Sound Synthesis.
Offered in Fall
Continuing study in the electronic music studio, with concentration on compositional development. Includes advanced applications of skills developed in courses 81 and 124, expansion of background knowledge and relevant electro- acoustical studies. Prerequisite: course 124.
Enrollment limited to 25.
Instructor: P. Elsea