Programming for Musicians and Digital Artists

Series
Manning
Author
Ajay Kapur / Perry Cook / Spencer Salazar / Ge Wang  
Publisher
Pearson
Cover
Softcover
Edition
1
Language
English
Pub.-date
January 2015
ISBN13
9781617291708
ISBN
1617291706
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Description

 

RETAIL SELLING POINTS

Written by the creators and early architects of ChucK

Learn ChucK and digital music creation side-by-side

Example-driven easy-to-follow guide

 

AUDIENCE

Because this book teaches both digital sound control and the ChucK programming language, no experience with computer programming is required. It helps to be familiar with the basic concepts and vocabulary of sound and music.

Author

AUTHOR BIO

 

Ajay Kapur
is currently the Director of the Music Technology program (MTIID) at the California Institute of the Arts, as well as the Associate Dean for Research and Development in Digital Arts.

 

Perry R. Cook
served as Stanford's Technical Director of the Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics, until joining the faculty of Princeton University in 1996 as a Professor of Computer Science, with a joint appointment in music.

 

Spencer Salazar
is a doctoral student at the Stanford Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics (CCRMA), researching computer-based forms of music performance and experience. He has created interfaces for ChucK, developed prototype consumer electronics, architected large-scale social music interactions for SMule, composed for laptop and mobile phone ensembles, and taught numerous workshops on computer music topics.

 

Ge Wang
is the creator and chief architect of the ChucK audio programming language. He is an Assistant Professor at Stanford University's Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics (CCRMA). Ge is also the co-founder of mobile music startup SMule (over 100 million users) and the designer of the iPhone's Ocarina and Magic Piano.