Transmission
Software Training

Introduction to Sound Spatialization

Discover and master the basics of IRCAM’s Spatialisateur
March 12 through March 14,
10 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.
Ircam
salle Nono
Language

French

Level

Beginner

Prices

750 €

Practical information


Program

Tuesday

MorningIntroduction to spatial listening and spatialization;
Learn to spatialize sound with standard Max tools.
AfternoonIntroduction to the basic concepts and functions of Spat;
Study of the internal structure of Spat;
A look at a selection of typical configurations: diffusion of an orchestra using 4 or 8 loudspeakers with different panning techniques: vbap, binaural, 5.1, ambisonics, etc.

Friday

MorningSimulations of concert halls and saving configurations;
Introduction to controlling Spat: writing and memorizing basic trajectories;
Hands-on exercises.
AfternoonIntroduction to tools for spatialized writing and external controllers (sequencer, sensors);
Demonstration of the Ircam-Tools plugins for spatialization  (Flux);
Hands-on exercises for writing spatialization.

Saturday

MorningIntroduction to other methods of spatialization: WFS, HOA;
Presentation by an IRCAM sound engineer;
Case study based on different creations.
AfternoonListening sessions and hands-on exercises in the studio;
Students are invited to bring their sound elements to spatialize.