OpenMusic Course - IRCAM

  • Friday 16 October 2015 - Saturday 17 October 2015
  • 10h00 - 17h30 (local time)

Introduction to OpenMusic

Discover Computer-Assisted Composition from Note to Sketch !


Knowledge of music theory, participants must be able to notes and rhythms. Mastery of Macintosh computers (OS X).


Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to use the main functions of OpenMusic (create and open a workspace, load a library), and to create simple patches, to represent and preform musical sequences with tools available in OM (chord, chord-seq, voice, poly, and maquette), to import and generate MIDI files, text files, and to import SDIF files from OpenMusic.


This program introduces participants to the graphical interface environment as a composer: discovery and use of the OpenMusic interface, creation of patches with the use of musical editors and algorithmic generation of musical sequences.

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Special Prices for IRCAM Forum Members !

Forum members with a Premium membership are eligible for special prices depending on the number of courses selected during one season. For the 1st course selected members pay 60% of the full fee, 50% of the full fee for the 2nd course, 40% of the full fee for the 3rd and all additional courses.