2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Numbers: Interactivity and Performance

Spring quarter

Faculty: Ben Kamen music technology and theory

Fields of Study: music

Spring: CRN (Credit) Level 30123 (4) So - Sr  Signature Required Open only to students who have taken one of the previous "Numbers" courses from fall or winter quarter.  

Credits: 4(S)

Class Standing: Sophomore - Senior

Offered During: Evening

Prerequisites: Successful completion of at least one "Numbers" course from fall or winter quarter.


This course will focus on issues of interactivity and control in performance and installation. Students will work towards the realization of specific performance/installations of music, sound or video art. We will dive deeper into Max/MSP/Jitter programming techniques and explore the Arduino microcontroller platform to interact with the computer using input from sensors.

Maximum Enrollment: 20

Advertised Schedule: 6-10p Mon

Required Fees: $60 for computer controller

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: Enhanced Online Learning

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