Beyond Blips: An Introduction of Chiptunes

Saturday, July 20, 2013

11:00 AM-2:00 PM

Cost: Free

Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903

Conference Room (3rd Floor)

Dust off your old Game Boy and get ready to jam! Chipmusic or Chiptune, is the art of writing and performing original 8-bit music using vintage video game hardware. In this course, we’ll be getting you started writing chiptunes yourself, using the Nintendo Game Boy’s soundchip.

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JULY 20 — Intro to Chipmusic and LSDJ

AUGUST 3 — Making and editing phrases

AUGUST 10 — Making instruments and organizing chains/phrases

*bass/kick drum/snare/melody/hihat/etc

AUGUST 17 — Using tables and commands

AUGUST 24 — Live Mode/Changing parameters in real time/solo and mute

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