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The goal of these articles is to explore the relationships between music and code, by analyzing and recreating the track Aerodynamic from Daft Punk.

Unlike classical approaches to generate sound on a computer, we are going to generate sound by writing text: instead of adding tracks, instruments, samples… on a timeline, we will see how to express those in code and how to play music.

At the end of these pages, you should be able to do something like this:

I hope it motivates you to join the adventure, as the departure is in a few minutes! Grab your headphones, get some coffee, and make yourself comfortable.

Ready? Let’s go!