Free Software Alternatives

If you are looking for Free Software alternatives to those suggested in class, please see the links below for more information and learning resources.

Programming Languages (Max/MSP Alternative)

SuperCollider

-Download here:
http://supercollider.sourceforge.net/

-Some excellent video tutorials are here:

-Mailing List
http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/facilities/BEAST/research/supercollider/mailinglist.aspx

-One introductory text (there are others out there as well)
https://ccrma.stanford.edu/~ruviaro/temp/00_PDF_A_Gentle_Introduction_To_SuperCollider_LULU_2014-09-06.pdf

PureData

-Download here:
http://puredata.info/

-Electronic Music Textbook with PD examples:
http://msp.ucsd.edu/techniques/latest/book-html/

Spectral Anaysis and Resynthesis (Spear Alternative)

ATS (Analysis Transformation Synthesis):

http://wiki.dxarts.washington.edu/groups/general/wiki/39f07/Analysis_Transformation_and_Synthesis_ATS.html
https://ccrma.stanford.edu/~juan/ATS.html

Digital Audio Workstation (Reaper Alternative)
https://ardour.org/

*I haven’t used Ardour before, but it looks interesting.

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