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Richard S. Karpen
DXARTS 463
Seattle Campus

Advanced Digital Sound Synthesis and Processing

Advanced sound processing and synthesis techniques. Includes sound time warping; analysis-synthesis techniques; linear predictive coding; the phase vocoder; frequency-domain sound transformations; introduction to physical modeling. Prerequisite: DXARTS 462/MUSIC 402. Offered: jointly with MUSIC 403; Sp.

Class description

After introducing the new concepts and techniques mentioned in the catalog decription, students will spend the second half of the quarter working on original art work (computer music, sonic art...) using these techniques and those learned in the previous two quarters.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Richard S. Karpen
Date: 02/20/2004