Creating Musical Experiences for the Web

Creating Musical Experiences for the Web
21M.369, Fall 2023
Taught by Dr. Ian Hattwick
Times: MW 3:35-4:55
Classroom: 4-158

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Musicians have embraced the musical possibilities of the internet since its inception.  Current developments in browser-based media generation and web audio promise to continue to expand these possibilities. In this course, students will explore the design and creation of browser-based musical experiences, with a focus on uncovering emerging aesthetic and technical practices. Course activities will include exploring available frameworks for working with audio in the browser, researching existing applications, and creating unique, personalized musical experiences. Prior coursework in Music Tech and experience with programming / web development encouraged but not required.