Interactive Arts Programming

Spring 2010

Watch this page for more interesting links as the class progresses.

This page was last modified March 13, 2010.

Cycling '74, publisher of Max.

Cycling '74 User Forum for discussion of Max/MSP/Jitter.

Max 5 Help and Documentation online.

Max Objects Database of third-party objects for Max.

Cycling '74 offers a variety of tutorials by members of its staff suggesting ways of working with Max.

Christopher Dobrian's blog on algorithmic composition with sonic, musical, and visual examples in Max.

A drum sample player (programmed in Flash).

Documentary video of a remix of "Bicycle Built for Two" done with Max.

Reactable, an innovative computer music instrument with a Maxlike interface.

Demonstration video of SLABS, a music controller developed at UC Berkeley, which sends multiple streams of signal data from pressure- and location-sensitive touchpads to Max.

Andrew Benson recounts his experience using Jitter at Coachella 2009.

SynthPond is a clever and interesting algorithmic composition application for iPhone and iPod Touch.

RGB MusicLab is an application that converts image documents into music algorithmically.

Here is an article on Microsoft's recent efforts in gesture-controlled media.

This page was last modified March 13, 2010.
Christopher Dobrian