Sam McGuire has been a recording arts faculty member at the University of Colorado Denver since 2006. Sam's primary areas of music technology research include 360 media, MIDI, sampling, and synthesis. In addition to writing four books on related topics, Sam composes and produces music in a wide range of styles. He regularly lectures in China and oversees the study-abroad program in Prague.
The Musical Art of Synthesis
A book published by Focal Press / Taylor & Francis focusing on the history and use of musical synthesizers.
A book published by Focal Press / Elsevier focusing on the Musical Instrument Digital Interface protocol. The 2nd Edition is forthcoming in September 2019.
A book published by Focal Press / Elsevier focusing on the process of sampling audio and creating musical instruments.