The Csound Format Challenge

Csound Code

Is it possible to compose beautiful Csound code? Let’s find out. I hereby declare The Csound Format Challenge.

Though it may sound like a contest, I really consider this more as a friendly medium to explore and share various ways to write Csound code. In order to participate, all you have to do is to take the following unformatted CSD file, change it to your liking, and share it with the world:


Here’s my attempt:


There’s no right way or wrong way. No winner will be declared. Feel free to submit as many entries as you would like. Cheating is allowed, so if you see something you like from someone else’s work, incorporate it into you own examples.

And have fun!

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