Feb 21, 2024  
Course Catalog 2021-2022 
Course Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MUSC 198 - Music Tech I: Music and Fixed Media

This course is an integrated study of the creation, history, and aesthetics of electronics and computer musics from around the globe. Topics include acoustics, digital audio recording and synthesis, MIDI, sound editing and mixing, film scoring, digital signal processing, and interactivity. A willingness to engage openly and seriously with an extremely wide range of creative practices is essential. This course assumes no background in music technology or music theory; but it is designed to offer new insights to those who already possess some knowledge in these areas. The emphasis is on imparting a set of flexible skills and a broad familiarity with aesthetic concerns in electronic music, so that students can develop projects that are meaningful to them.

Credits 1