June 5 - 9, 2017

Louisiana State University, Digital Media Center


Invent your own new musical interaction by integrating topics from computer music, digital art, design, and electrical engineering! The sky is the limit — show us your creative side and get prototyping!

Who:  Junior High and High-school students. This is a beginner course, basic computer skills required. For those interested in learning about digital music, digital art, sound art, and product design.

In this camp, you will: 

  • learn how to make new musical instruments and sound art objects using the Raspberry Pi.
  • maneuver through a series of exercises in prototyping with waveforms, sound synthesizers, loudspeakers, and generative music.
  • build your own switches, LED strips, lighting design, proximity sensors, and performance platforms
  • 3D printing, and more!

Registration/Cost:  $130 per person. THIS CAMP HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
Participants must provide their own transportation and lunches. Bring coins for snack/coke machines. Refrigerator and microwave can be made available if needed. Please mark lunches clearly with students name. CCT will accept participants on a first-come, first-serve basis. Limited seats available so register early.

Taught by:  Edgar Berdahl, LSU Assistant Professor of Experimental Music and Digital Media, and Center for Computation & Technology; and Hye Yeon Nam, LSU Assistant Professor of College of Art & Design
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location:  LSU Campus, Digital Media Center, Room 1034.  Map it!
For questions or special needs, contact Karen Jones at kjones@cct.lsu.edu or 225-578-0595.

For all LSU Center for Computation & Technology summer camp information, visit  https://www.cct.lsu.edu/cct-events.  For a listing of other LSU pre-college camp offerings visit: www.lsu.edu/camps.