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Composing with SuperCollider

Wilson, Scott and d'Escrivan, Julio (2011) Composing with SuperCollider. In: The SuperCollider Book. The MIT Press, USA, pp. 81-104. ISBN 978-0-262-23269-2

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The actual process of composing, and deciding how to go about it, can be one of the most difficult things about using SuperCollider. People often find it hard to make the jump from modifying simple examples to producing a full-scale piece. In contrast to Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) software such as Pro Tools, for example, SC doesn’t present the user with a single “preferred” way of working. This can be confusing, but it’s an inevitable side effect of the flexibility of SC, which allows for many different approaches to generating and assembling material.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Subjects: M Music and Books on Music > M Music
M Music and Books on Music > MT Musical instruction and study
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
Schools: School of Music, Humanities and Media
Depositing User: Julio D'Escrivan
Date Deposited: 05 Nov 2012 16:03
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2021 20:25


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