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 10am)
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
5:00pm 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