Pure Data: Electronic Music and Sound Design 1


Theory and Practice with Pure Data – Volume I
English version

Francesco Bianchi, Alessandro Cipriani, Maurizio Giri

Pure Data: Electronic Music and Sound Design

Theory and Practice – Volume 1 – English version – First Edition – Foreword by Miller Puckette

  • ISBN-13: 978-8899212216
  • Paperback: 548 pages + online
  • Publication Date: 01/04/2021
  • Language: English

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More than 500 pages, interactive examples, hundreds of patches, online support, theory and Pure Data glossary, test, reverse engineering exercises, analyses, completion and correction of patches, etc.

Chapter I – Introduction to Sound Synthesis and Signal Processing
Chapter II – Additive Synthesis
Chapter III – Subtractive Synthesis
Chapter IV – Controls and LFO

This book is an overview of the theory and practice of Pure Data, with a glossary of terms and suggested tests that allow students to evaluate their progress. Comprehensive online support, running parallel to the explanations in the book, includes hundreds of sample patches, analyses, interactive sound-building exercises, and reverse engineering exercises. This book will provide a reader with skill and understanding in using Pure Data for sound design and musical composition.