Music Software Development

The development of new software tools for composers, performers and sound designers has been researched at Keele since the early 1990s. Music Technology finalists have the option to acquire computer programming skills and develop software for computer music applications (for example processing of MIDI data, manipulation of sound files, etc.).

 Will Leap

Key facts:

  • One studio, 20 workstations equipped with development kit for music programming
  • Long standing expertise in advanced computer programming for music applications
  • C and C++ programming environment
  • Resulting software can be used by students for composition or performance