Practical Information

Fees

3-Day Course: 750€
4-Day Course: 1000€
6-Day Course: 1,500€
Max certification (private candidates): 300€

Special Prices for IRCAM Forum Members

Forum members with a Premium membership (240€/year) are eligible for special prices depending on the number of courses selected during one season. For the 1st course selected members pay 60% of the full fee, 50% of the full fee for the 2nd course, 40% of the full fee for the 3rd and all additional courses.
For the 1st course selected members pay 60% of the full fee, 50% of the full fee for the 2nd course, 40% of the full fee for the 3rd and all additional courses. For Max certifications Forum members pay 80% of the full fee.

A 10% discount will be taken off courses paid for by an organization that is an Institutional Forum Premium member.

Individuals

If you wish to pay for your training yourself, you can sign up online at the bottom of the detailed information about each course.
Registration is confirmed upon payment. There is a 10-day cancellation period following the purchase of a training program. If you wish to cancel after this 10-day period, a charge of 30% of the fee will be retained. 100% of the fee will be retained in the case of cancellations made in the 15 days before or after the start date of a training program.

Hours and Instructors

Classes are held at IRCAM Monday through Saturday from 10am to 1pm and from 2:30 to 5:30pm in a classroom equipped with 11 recent Mac computers, headphones, and MIDI keyboards. All necessary software is installed on these computers for each training program. If need be, other spaces can be made available to the students, notably studios equipped with all necessary technical and sound material required to assure the course.

Courses are taught by instructors specialized in software for musical creation developed at IRCAM:  Marco Liuni, Jean Lochard, Grégoire Lorieux, Mikhail Malt, Yann Philippe (video and computer director), IRCAM scientists and engineers (Sound Perception and Design team, Sound Music Movement Interaction team) as well as guest speakers.

Educational Resources and Techniques

Class Formats: Training alternates between presentations, explanations on theory, studying examples to analyze, and hands-on exercises.
Didactic Materials: Video-projected presentations. A class guide will be given at the beginning of each training session and all complementary files will be provided as needed.

Supervision and Assessment

Welcome the first day of training beginning at 9:45am.
Attendance controlled; signature of an attendance sheet required every morning and afternoon.
Assessment of acquired knowledgeat during or at the end of training.
A certificate at the end of the program is given to each participant with the results of the exam.

Cancellation of a Course by IRCAM

If it is necessary for IRCAM to cancel a training program (notably in the case of an insufficient number of participants), all fees will be fully refunded. If the course is paid for by a specific organization, the organization will be notified of the cancellation.
IRCAM will not reimburse any additional costs (transportation, housing, etc.).

Information and Registration

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  • L'entrée de l'Ircam  © Philippe Barbosa
    L'entrée de l'Ircam © Philippe Barbosa
  • Dans le studio 1 de l'Ircam  © Philippe Barbosa
    Dans le studio 1 de l'Ircam © Philippe Barbosa
  • La salle Nono, le lieu des formations  © Philippe Barbosa
    La salle Nono, le lieu des formations © Philippe Barbosa