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Undergraduate Course Details
Number MUS 214
Title Sound Synthesis I
Credits 3.0
Fall 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1567 TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA
02 3977 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 TBA TBA TBA Mike A Testa

Description

Students in this course will study different types of sound synthesis using a variety of analog and digital tools. Principles of sound theory are covered as well as an examination of their historical origins. The study of MIDI protocol and sequencing, which serves as the basis of sound synthesis laboratory work will be explored using different types of digital audio workstations and application programming. Three lecture hours per week. A minimum of 3 additional lab hours per week are required. Satisfies an elective credit in Music Technology Minor. Prerequisite: MUS 114 and MUS 120.