Assignment Unit 1:


1-) Building your sound-bank.


The first activity of this class is the development of an organic soundscape bank based on prerecorded found sounds. We refer to the term organic as sounds must be captured in organic form –or its original stage, recorded and saved in miniature microfiles (AIFF, or Wave format).  Student must developed this sound bank as the first assignment.

   Soundscapes for the sound bank must have these characteristics:

-The must be recorded from natural sources (example bird sounds, screams, door opening sound, water movement, clock, etc)

-  Soundscapes  must be between 7 to 20 seconds long.

-Soundscapes must be archive with a descriptive name, relating them to the original source.

-A good sound bank would have between 7 to 14 soundscapes.


Assignment 1 must be submitted as specified on the submission page. Some selected soundscapes  will be loaded for the collective project.