2010 Sound Art Intensive
Final Project: The goal of this class is to learn more about sound and to play with combining that sound in artful ways. The final project for the class will be a 2 – 3 minute composition that uses sound material that you and your classmates have recorded over the course of the next two weeks.Your final project is due by Tuesday, 9/14, at 5pm. Final pieces will be performed in the CCRMA courtyard on Wednesday, 9/15, at 8:30pm.
Lecture: Physics of sound, electricity and magnetism
Lab: Microphone and Hydrophone Building (Meet in the Classroom)
Lab: Microphone Building
Lecture: Sound Design, Software for manipulation
Fieldtrip to Monterey Bay for Whale Watching (Meet in front of Wilbur at 9am)
Lecture: Recording, Mic Placement, Analyzing and Modifying Sound
Lab: Begin large sampling project, Talk about format for posting.
AI Fieldtrip to San Francisco
AM Lecture: Instrument Design and Acoustics, Experimental Musical Instruments
Lab: Make your own experimental musical instrument
Field trip to the Exploratorium and San Francisco’s Mission District (Meet in front of Wilbur at 9am)
Lecture: Demonstration of Spatialization and the CCRMA Listening Room
Lab: Recording and Sound Design
Move Out Day
Field Trip to San Jose Junkyard (pick n’ pull) and Flea Market
Work on Final Projects
Work on Final Projects. Due at 5pm
Tech Rehearsal in CCRMA Stage
Help get speakers set up for final project and Transitions Concert. Learn to tune speakers.
8:30 Final Performance – please invite your friends
Optional CCRMA Transitions Concert