In this class, the student will explore the use of a wide variety of music creation and performance tools available for mobile devices. Emphasis will be placed on scenarios where touchscreen mobile devices offer unique possibilities in the world of music creation and performance. Students will explore new avenues for music creation and performance through solo and collaborative projects in a hands-on setting. Projects will include using the mobile device as a self-contained music creation platform, as well as its integration into larger scenarios in music production and performance. Students will need their own mobile device for work in the course.