mus271b – week 3

an update of amp and mod for week 3…

02-amp&mod

assignment for week 4

create a short study using some combination of wave shape oscillators and FM, AM, PM or additive synthesis. use qlist to change sounds and parameters, use adsr to control amplitude or other parameters.

mus172 schedule

week 1 – introduction and oscillators (assign 1 given)

week 2 – oscillators and modulation

week 3 – amplitude and distortion (assign 1 due, assign 2 given)

week 4 – filters and harmonizers

week 5 – sampling and looping (assign 2 due, assign 3 given)

week 6 – sampling and granulation ()

week 7 – delay, chorusing, flanging and pitch shifting (assign 3 due, assign 4 given)

week 8 – reverb and spatialization

week 9 – spectral techniques (assign 4 due, final project given)

week 10 – misc topics

finals – (final project due)

mus174c – class schedule

  • april 4 – introduction – session selecton
  • april 6 – lecture – studio design
  • april 11 – warren studio a – andrew munsey guest
  • april 13 – session 1 – madison greenstone – clarinet, electronics (john, claudius, joshua, austin, gabi)
  • april 18 – session 2 – jordan morton – bass, voice, drums (kendra, colin, alex, junseok, adrian)
  • april 20 – lecture – alan jones – mastering
  • april 25 – session 3 – felipe rossi – solo piano (jingjie, krista, kim, adrian)
  • april 27 – session 4 – sean dowgray – glockenspiel or triangles, bass drum, sandpaper (kendra, alex, lenis, gabi)
  • may 2 – session 5 – david borgo – sax, piano, bass, drums (austin, junseok, elisabeth, jane, kim, jonah)
  • may 4 – session 6 – “nothing special” – guitar, sax, drums, trombone, trumpet, vocals (jackie, justin, jane, steven, jonah)
  • may 9 – session 7 – kjell nordeson, oeyvind brandtsegg – percussion and electroincs (colin, michael, jackie, tetsutarou, elisabeth)
  • may 11 – session 8 – kyle blair – solo piano (jingjie, john, claudius, lenis, tetsutarou)
  • may 16 – session 9 – kamau kenyatta – jazz ensemble (michael, austin, krista, justin, steven)
  • may 18 – session 10 – stephanie richards/felipe rossi – solo trumpet (joshua)

mus174c – syllabus

mus 174c - audio studio techniques - spring 2017
cpmc 269/203 - tuesday, thursday 11:00 - 12:20
instructor - tom erbe - tre@ucsd.edu - cpmc 254

advanced projects – practical techniques – hardware

topics

more mastering

projects in class – working with grad students and faculty guests

room acoustics

audio restoration

audio electronics

building a studio

MIDI in the studio

more computer music techniques

books

as always…

1) tape op magazine www.tapeop.com

optional

2) bob katz – mastering audio

class requirements

25% – attendance, participation

75% – final project

project requirements

session is tracked in class, each person has specific tasks for tracking session, edited as group but each person mixes and masters their own version.

you must work on 2 tracking sessions