Sound and Music Processing

Polytechnic School
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona

Xavier Serra

This is an intermediate course in audio signal processing thought for the third year undergraduate students of the degree of Audiovisual Systems Engineering of the Polytechnic School of the UPF. The course is a continuation of Signals and Systems, where we focus on the analysis, transformation and synthesis of musical sounds.

The course is offered in 10 weeks, with 20 hours of lectures and 20 hours of labs. The evaluation of the students is based on the lab assignments (15%) and final exam (85%).

All the labs of the course are done using Python and all the materials and code used in the class are available under open licenses (Creative Commons and GPL). All the materials prepared for the class are available in:

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