Digital Sound & Music: Concepts, Applications, & Science, Chapter 2, last updated 6/25/2013
Figure 2.28 Presentation mode of Max patcher
2.3.2 Modeling Sound Waves in Pure Data (PD)
Pure Data (aka PD) is a free alternative to Max developed by one of the originators of Max,
Miller Puckette, and his collaborators. Like Max, it is a graphical programming environment
that links digital audio and MIDI.
The Max program to add sine waves is implemented in PD in Figure 2.29. You can see
that the interface is very similar to Max‟s, although PD has fewer GUI components and no