Introductions / class overview

week: 
1

Sound Installation Syllabus

Rough Schedule:

The schedule for this class will vary somewhat as we go depending on various unpredictable factors, but roughly will follow this timeline:

Sep 4

Introductions / Review of Semester

Sep 11

Acoustics1 – Vibrating Systems

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Authorization for portable field recorders

 

Sep 18

Acoustics2 – Resonance

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Authorization for Basement Shop

Authorization – Sound WS

Sep 25

Decker  out of town –

 

Piezo/Spkr/Wiring/Electronics Tutorial

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Pro Tools or Logic Pro Tutorial

Project #1 –Resonance / The Physicality of Sound – work

Oct 2

History of Sound Art, Electronic Music, and other
Historical Precendents (1)

Reading/Lecture/Discussion

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Project #1 –Resonance / The Physicality of Sound – work

Oct 9

 

History of Sound Art, Electronic Music, and other
Historical Precendents (2)

Reading/Lecture/Discussion

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Project #1 –Resonance / The Physicality of Sound – work

 

 

Oct 16

Project #1 – Resonance – present/critique

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Project #2 – Transductance – work

Oct 23

Reading/Lecture/Discussion

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Project #2 – Transductance – work

Oct 30

Project #2 – Transductance – present/critique

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Project #3 – Soundscape – work

Nov 6

VOTE!!!

Reading/Lecture/Discussion

Final Project Proposals Due – present in class & discuss

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Project #3 – Soundscape – work

Discussion of Final Project Proposals

Nov 13

Project #3 -  The Soundscape – present/critique

 

Nov 20/27

 Discussion of Reading / Work

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Work on final projects

Dec 11

Final Project Presentation/Critiques

 

Begin Working on Assignment: