Music 346 - Computer Music Programming Design

Cr. 3. S.

Syllabus for Spring 2018 will be available prior to registration period for Spring classes.
Note: syllabi for previous offerings of Music 346 no longer represent the content or policies for this course.

Dr. Christopher Hopkins
235 Music Hall

Music Computer Lab Hours


246 or permission of instructor.


Programming and interface design for creative musical applications. Includes computer generation of music data, advanced MIDI data processing, practical projects in musical composition and performance using a visual programming language (Max 7).

Qualifies for nonmajor graduate credit.

Platform and Software

  • Macintosh 10.10+
  • Max 7
  • selected DSP and MIDI plug-ins, OSC-enabled applications

Please note: Students must complete all assignments and make all presentations using these software, which are provided in the music computer lab. Students are not required to purchase software for the course.