Additive Synthesis (MaxMSP)
This is a code example that demonstrates basic principles of audio digital signal processing and sound synthesis in MaxMSP. Specifically it shows how additive synthesis works.
The next example demonstrates the principles of additive synthesis, a very popular synthesis technique that essentially uses the addition of sine waves to create more complex timbres. The following code is also written is MaxMSP.
In order to open the file you need to install MaxMSP in your computer (Windows or Mac operating systems).
Here is the link to download the maxpat file.