Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012
MUS-259 Intro to MIDI (3)
Presents an overview of and practical experience music-related hardware and software products. Introduces Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI), along with digital audio and its application to composition, orchestration, recording, performance and education. Includes drum programming, plug-ins, loops, soft synths, instrument patch maps, MIDI/Audio editing and file conversion. Emphasizes sequencing software and synthesizers to produce music projects. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A; Comments: Knowledge of basic music fundamentals required.