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. DSP BASICS
  2. SYNTHESIS BASICS
  3. FURTHER STUDY {C74}

Online Courses

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

Links

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

Cycling '74, Online Tutorials {C74}
User articles that explore various Max, MSP, and Jitter concepts

Dobrian, Max Cookbook {UC Irvine}

Video Tutorials

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

Amazing Max Stuff, Jitter and Open GL Tutorials {YouTube Channel}

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

Sam Tarakajian (dude837), Delicious Tutorials {YouTube Channel}

References

Austin, David. 2009. Public "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}

Moog, Bob. 2016. "Articles by Bob Moog." Keyboard Magazine. Available online at: <https://www.Keyboard.com/author/bobmoog>.

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 23, 2019

Reginald Bain | University of South Carolina | School of Music
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