Special Topics Seminar

This course will explore the history of and artistic provocations for algorithmic music composition. We’ll study the field from theoretical and hands-on perspectives, and throughout the course will new algorithmic music that we study then from the position of listener impact and inter-textual conversation with more traditional music. We’ll explore both rule based and stochastic designs. There are no pre-requisites for this course. AREA OF STUDY: MUSIC, HISTORY, AND CULTURES

Term

Section

Instructor

Schedule

Location

Spring 2020

1
Elizabeth Hoffman
W: 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM SILV 218
1
Lucie Vagerova
MW: 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM SILV 218
1
Suzanne G Cusick
T: 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM SILV 218

Fall 2020

1
Bryan Jacobs
MW: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM ONLI