Ircam Training Courses in 2015-16

IRCAM offers a range of training modules tailored from beginner to expert levels, providing participants with the opportunity to discover the music software developed by IRCAM and perfect their skills. The IRCAM Forum distributes these software programs. These courses are divided into three domains: real-time interaction (Max, Antescofo, Max for Live, Jitter), sound processing (AudioSculpt, Modalys), and computer-assisted composition (OpenMusic). Specialized instructors and IRCAM researchers teach all courses.

New Courses for 2015:


Introduction to Computer Music (November 6-7 2015)

An introduction to computer music with no prerequisite knowledge. Learn the basics necessary to understand the different types of musical applications offered.


Sound Spatialization (February 11-13 2016)

Learn the foundations of space perception and different sound spatialization techniques.


Motion Capture - Analyse Movement and Create Sound Identity (March 10-12 2016)

An overview of the technologies used today for motion capture and its use in Max.


Sound Design - Define and Design a Sound Identity (March 10-13 2016)

Discover the domain of sound design, the scientific processes and the technological tools that are used through the creation of a sound identity.


Max Project (May 9-14 2016)

Develop your personal project in Max with IRCAM instructors.

Special Prices for IRCAM Forum Members 

Forum members with a Premium membership are eligible for special prices depending on the number of courses selected. 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.