BAIN MUSC 336
Introduction to Computer Music

MSP Basics Tutorial Guide


MUSC 336 | Learning: Max | MIDI | MSP

Tutorials: Max Basics | MSP Basics | Max/MSP Videos | Max 8 Docs


Links to selected MSP Tutorials, Topics, Guides, and Reference manual entries. These links provide a quick way to review what was covered in class. You will also find recommended avenues for further study.

  1. MSP BASICS
  2. INTRODUCTION TO SYNTHESIS
  3. FURTHER STUDY {C74}

Online Courses

Matt Wright (Stanford University), Programming Max: Structuring Interactive Software for Digital Arts {Kadenza}

Xavier Serra and Julius O Smith, III, Audio Signal Processing for Music Applications {Coursera}

Links

CNMAT, Max/MSP/Jitter Depot. Available online at: <CNMAT>.

Cycling '74, An Introduction to Video Lessons for Max Users {C74}

Cycling '74, Online Tutorials {C74}
User articles that explore various Max, MSP, and Jitter concepts that are not explored in the in-app Examples, Tutorials, and Help files

Keyboard Magazine, Articles by Bob Moog {KeyboardMag.com}

Further Study

Barry Moon, Baz MSP Tutorials 1-20 {YouTube Channel | About}

Dude837, Delicious Tutorials {YouTube Channel}

References

Austin, David. 2009. Public Outreach Feature Column "No Static at All: Frequency modulation and music synthesis." American Mathematical Society: (March 2009). Available online at: <http://www.ams.org/publicoutreach/feature-column/fcarc-synthesizer>.

Chowning, John. 1973/2007. "The Synthesis of Complex Audio Spectra by Means of Frequency Modulation," digital version. J. Audio Eng. Soc. 21, 7, 1973. {CCRMA}

Puckette, Miller. 2007. The Theory and Technique of Electronic Music (With Examples in Pd). World Scientific Press. {Website | pdf; GB}

Roads, Curtis. 2004. Microsound. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. {GB}

Smith, Julius O Smith. 2019. Introduction to Digital Filters. {CCRMA}

________________. 2019. Mathematics of the Discrete Fourier Transform, 2/e {CCRMA}


Updated: November 10, 2019

Reginald Bain | University of South Carolina | School of Music
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