Transmission
Software Training

Modalys

3 days to understand and master IRCAM’s physical modeling software
April 1 through Sat 3 April 2021,
10 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.
Ircam
salle Nono
Language

French

Level

Beginner

Prices

750 €


Program

During this class, participants will explore all the Modalys interfaces. Participants take their first steps using the ModaLisp interface and then in Max to play virtual instruments in real-time. They also learn how to build instruments and calculate sounds using OpenMusic

Thursday

MorningIntroduction to synthesis through physical modeling
Introduction to Lips language
Introduction to the basic functions in Modalys 
  • Make-object
  • Make-connexion
  • Make-access
AfternoonStudy a string instrument
Use a sound file to activate an instrument  
Construct a reed instrument
Use Modalys in real-time with Max (object Mlys)

Friday

MorningConstruct a plucked string model
Change the pitch of a string in real-time using Max 
AfternoonConstruct a plaque  
Use of hybrid objects 

Saturday

MorningConstruct 3D objects
Tibetan bowl
Balinese gong
Use 3D objects in Max
AfternoonUse OpenMusic to calculate Modalys sounds  
Calculate chords  
Calculate melodies using MIDI files