Introduction to Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI)
Advisory: MUFHL 310 or MUIVI 310
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC; 81 hours LAB
This course is an introduction to the rapidly evolving use of professional music software and MIDI electronic instruments. Various music hardware options, including keyboards, synthesizers, samplers, computers and drum machines, will be explored. Through a series of MIDI projects, students learn to use music sequencing, notation, and CAI (computer-assisted instruction) software.