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Max Guitar Processors
by Darwin Grosse
Build a modular processing rig for guitar effects including overdrive, compression, and filtering.
Streaming Tips – The Jitter Edition
by Rob Ramirez
Tips and techniques for sending Jitter video content to streaming platforms and teleconferencing apps.
Demystifying Digital Filters
by Isabel Kaspriskie
Explore the theory and practice of digital filters - what they are, how they work, and which filtering techniques work best for different situations.
Cycling '74 YouTube Channel
On the Road: Cube Fest 2022
Josh Weatherspoon reports from the Cube at Virginia Tech.
The Collaborative Drum Kit Project
We invited five talented Max-patching artists to each contribute their voice to a shared drum machine patch you can download.
An Interview with Leafcutter John
If you don’t know Leafcutter John’s recordings or his software (the astounding playground that is his Forester patch), you’re in for a treat.
Max Certified Trainers
Connect with our growing list of Max Certified Trainers offering one-on-one and group teaching.
Music Hackspace provides free introductory Max workshops and online courses in a number of advanced topics from Max Certified Trainers.
Kadenze offers a popular course for learning Max theory and practice.
Notam offers Programming, sound, and signal processing in Max as an online course every fall.
Books about Max
Generating Sound +
by Graham Wakefield and
The first book on musical and sound applications of Gen.
Step by Step
by Gregory Taylor
Explore sequencing in Max with in-depth discussion and numerous example patches covering theory and practice.
Composing Interactive Music: Techniques and Ideas Using Max
by Todd Winkler
Audio Processes: Musical Analysis, Modification, Synthesis, and Control
by David Creasey
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