Introduction to Electroacoustic Music Assignments

In this course you are expected to complete two compositions throughout the semester.


Midterm: Fully digital

Final: electroacoustic (Both digital and acoustic components)

Assignment 1: start sound recording archive (at least 4 different files)

Assignment: Prepare a Celcius to Fahrenheit Converter

Basic Math operations

Assignment: Write down the E Dorian, A Mixolydian, and Ab Lydian

Write down the Frequencies of them starting from the 4th octave

Create a pure data patch that allows you to play these three modes on your computer or via a midi keyboard

Schedule is subject to change. Follow schedule updates weekly by latest a day before each meeting. 

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Weekly Schedule

(Feb 26)

Welcome and Introduction to Sound



Assignment 1 is due next week

(Feb 5)


Hearing and listening

Four Wave forms examples

Assignment 2 is due next week


(Feb 12)

Subject to Change

Assignment 3 is due next week

(Feb 19)


Assignment 4 is due next week

(Feb 26)

AIVA (Artificial Intelligence Virtual Artist) generated work examples.

No Assignment next week

(March 5)


(Mar 12)


Synthesis Introduction to DAWs and Sample Libraries

 ADSR and Instrumental Spectra

(Mar 19)



(Mar 26)



(Apr 2)



(Apr 9) Course will be rescheduled to Apr 5-7


(Apr 16)


(April 23) Rescheduled to Apr 21 8:30am


(April 30)


Templete Quiz
What color do you get when you mix blue and yellow?
What is the largest planet in our solar system?
Who was the first man to go into space?
Where is Budapest?
Which of these is a prime number?