1.1 Methods of Hardware / Software AV Synchronization
1.2 Modular Basics
1.3 Eurorack Modules Overview
1.4 Arturia Beatstep Pro
2.1 TouchDesigner to CV
2.2 Architecture of AV Setup
2.3 Architecture of your own AV show
3.1 Building the EDL Parser in TouchDesigner
3.2 Building Video Library using Replicator
3.3 Control Movie playback from Ableton using MIDI
4.1 TouchDesigner as Generative Control tool for Ableton
4.2 Ableton as a Timeline Tool for TouchDesigner
4.3 TouchDesigner as a Sound Generator
4.4 Building CV Utilities in TouchDesigner
4.5 Building UI using Drag'n'Drop and Widgets
Advanced Knowledge of TouchDesigner
Previous C++ development experience
Object-oriented programming notions
Windows OS Prefered (we will be using Visual Studio IDE).
Partial payment option available: 50% before the start of the course and 50% 1 month after the start
All practical topics have corresponding tasks to complete as homeworks. Most of them require to repeat the actions from the lectures on your own supply.We recommend to execute them even if everything is clear in theory - to ensure that you won’t face unexpected issues in your future work.
During final week you will have to develop and complete your own project (with our assistance) as a kind of exam of the obtained knowledge.
10-12 hours per week should be sufficient to master necessary concepts and skills. You may want to invest more time for more exhaustve explorations though. Remember, the course program is somewhat open-ended: nearly all topics are not limited in scope, and have lots of options for extra developments.