- Grab the nearest book.
- Open the book to page 123.
- Find the fifth sentence.
- Post the text of the next 3 sentences on your blog (or in my comments if you don't have one) along with these instructions.
- Don’t you dare dig for that “cool” or “intellectual” book in your closet! I know you were thinking about it! Just pick up whatever is closest
In order to see how we can optimize an orchestra's performance, it is useful to know it will be rendered by the Csound program. In Csound, the orchestra is executed in a loop-like fashion. Every line of the orchestra that is part of an active instrument is being executed repeatedly so that it continues to generate new samples.
The Csound Book: Chapter 4 - Optimizing Your Instruments, by Paris Smaragdis
Wow. I really am a big fuckin nerd. Awesome.