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Ambisonics Externals for MaxMSP 

A set of externals for MaxMSP for Ambisonics surround sound processing and source-control in three dimensions.


These externals are the result of research and practise using Ambisonics since 2000 and have been tested and used in numerous concerts, compositions and installations.


The package includes five externals:


ambiencode~ encode n audio-channels in ambisonic b-format
ambidecode~ decode ambisonic b-format to n audio-channels
ambipanning~ ambisonics equivalent panning (without intermediate B-format)
ambimonitor graphical user interface object for sound-source placement
ambicontrol control sound-sources in the ambimonitor in a variety of ways


This software is released under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL). For more information regarding this license go to