Advanced Modular Soft Synths (MCO4203.01)

Sergei Tcherepnin

This electronic music composition class will focus on advanced patch design in VCV Rack, Aalto and Reaktor. In order to be qualified for this class, students must have knowledge of how to build a patch in VCV Rack. The semester will be framed by four composition assignments which will be presented to the class in weekly critiques. Particular emphasis will be placed on the efficiency and synergy of patch design. The semester will culminate in a live event of student compositions. Classes will be held remotely, via Zoom, with the possibility of occasional in-person meetings.

Learning Outcomes:

Delivery Method: Entirely remote (synchronous)
Prerequisites:Permission of instructor. For registration, please send an email to
Course Level: 4000-level
Credits: 2
F 2:10PM - 4:00PM (Full-term)
Maximum Enrollment: 8
Course Frequency: One time only

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