Computer Music in Composition (Paperback)

By Phil Winsor

University of North Texas Press, 9781574411164, 395pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2001

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Description

If you are a C programmer interested in music or a composer hoping to expand your musical horizons, Computer Music in C provides you with a practical library of algorithms and related C programming functions that will ease your transition into computer-assisted composition. Phil Winsor and Gene DeLisa demonstrate the enormous creative and time-saving potential of computer composition with a collection of plug-in-and-play routines for setting melody, harmony, rhythm, and other musical parameters.

Complete source code and function-call examples are included to help you meet almost all of your compositional needs.


About the Author

Phil Winsor is an accomplished musician and Professor of Composition at the University of North Texas and the Director of the Center for Experimental Music and Intermedia and a Director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in the Arts and Sciences, and the author of three other books on computer-assisted music composition.



Gene DeLisa has taught graduate and undergraduate courses at the University of North Texas and Trenton State College.