ScratchVs.ChucK History

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* "I liked how I was able to create sounds and control them by simply pressing keys on the keyboard."

* "It was nice to have some sample scripts to start with and modify."

* "It allows you to keep time between (synchronize) different running files."

* "Sounds can easily be imported into the miniAudicle and played."

* "Can run a good number of files simultaneously."
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* "It is very confusing to use the codes to make music."
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* "It doesn't create music like Garage Band - more like multiple small sounds."

* "On Windows, when program is closed, virtual machine continue indefinitely until ordered to end process."

* "When encountering an error, miniAudicle does not give an accurate diagnosis of the error - no helpful suggestions. Limited user interface."
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* "I liked the layering of sounds to create music."

* "I liked how you can change the time a sound plays and how, thus, a single sound can be varied in many, many ways."
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* "I wish I could save the actual music - all I can save is the code, but not the performance, it seems."
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* "I wish I could save the actual music - all I can save is the code, but not the performance, it seems."

* "It is hard to find/make an exact sound - what you have in mind
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* "I wish I could save the actual music - all I can save is the code, but not the performance, it seems."
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* "ChucK code is not very self-explanatory."
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* "I did not like how complex it was to make good, appealing music on it compared to other programs (e.g., audacity)."
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* "I did not like how complex it was to make good, appealing music on it compared to other programs (e.g., audacity)."

* "Code is hard to read understand - if there wasn't already an example sound, I would have had much trouble with the code."

* "If you have too many windows/shreds running, it can get confusing - which sound is coming from where."

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* "It's nice how you can set it to make sounds with keyboard presses and mouse movement."

* "Nice how you can easily control shreds (add, replace, remove)."
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!!!Likes

* "You can run many sounds simultaneously to make 'music'"

* "Enjoyed making songs in real time."

* "Many code samples you can tweak and edit to make unique sounds."

!!!Dislikes
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* "I did not like how complex it was to make good, appealing music on it compared to other programs (e.g., audacity)."
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* "Compared to Scratch, ChucK is harder because it gave me too much freedom and room for error."
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* "Compared to Scratch, ChucK is harder because it gave me too much freedom and room for error."

* "The codes are confusing and somewhat obscure; if you aren't familiar with the program it is very complicated and hard to get it to do what you have planned."
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Students said:

* "Compared to Scratch, ChucK is harder because it gave me too much freedom and room for error."