Music and Technology: Live Electronics Performance Practices

A photo of laptop computer, mixing board, iPod, two joystick controllers and several other electronic music devices arranged on a tabletop.

Christopher Ariza's KIOKU performance system, libOX — a modular Max/MSP system with a large number of controllers. (Photo by Christopher Ariza.)

Instructor(s)

MIT Course Number

21M.380

As Taught In

Spring 2011

Level

Undergraduate

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Course Features

Course Description

This course is a creative, hands-on exploration of contemporary and historical approaches to live electronics performance and improvisation, including basic analog instrument design, computer synthesis programming, and hardware and software interface design.

Ariza, Christopher. 21M.380 Music and Technology: Live Electronics Performance Practices, Spring 2011. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/music-and-theater-arts/21m-380-music-and-technology-live-electronics-performance-practices-spring-2011 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA


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