Sound Synthesis Using Reaktor - California Institute of the Arts

Kadanze
Online

Free

Important information

  • Course
  • Online
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

This course provides an introductory overview of audio synthesis and visual programming using Native Instruments' Reaktor Software.

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Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

Midi
Sound
Sound Design
OSC
Signal Flow
Modulation

Course programme

Students will receive an in-depth look into various audio synthesis methods, including: additive, subtractive, sampling, wavetable, physical modeling, and granular synthesis, as well as the various types of modulation synthesis. Students will also learn about the history of the synthesizer and electronic music, and will take a look at many of the current sound design trends in electronic music.  

Additional topics include:
• Sound + waveform characteristics (Timbre)
• Modulation/filters/envelopes
• MIDI/OSC
• Analog + digital signals
• Signal flow
• DAWs/sequencing
• Sound design
• Audio effects
• Production techniques
• Audio warping/FFT