Events

past events

June 28 – July 1, 2017
European Music Analysis Conference, University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
Presentation of “From Process to Performance: Text-Based Improvisation in Henry Brant’s Instant Music”

July 14-16, 2017
New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival, National Sawdust, Brooklyn, NY
Performance of Knock for piano and resonance

March 19-23, 2017
International Musicology Society, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo, Japan
Presentation of “Spatial Panoramas: Henry Brant’s 1980s Compositions on Environmental Themes”

March 31, 2017
Penn State Digital Media, Arts, and Technology Festival, Erie, PA
Performances of Christopher Jette’s v->t->d and Psionic

September 29, 2016
International Music Theory and Analysis Conference, Istituto Superiore di Studi Musicali, Rimini, Italy
Presentation of “From Process to Performance: Compositional Process as Framework for Text-Based Improvisation in Henry Brant’s Instant Music”

June 17, 2016
Digital Humanities Summer Institute, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia
Performance of “University of Victoria Interactive Music and Sound Map”

April 21, 2016
Guest Soloist, Concert Band, Pennsylvania State University, Erie, PA
Performance of “Catch Me If You Can,”  John Williams, arr. Jay Bocook

April 16, 2016
TEDxPSUErie, Pennsylvania State University, Erie, PA
Performance of Saxophony for soprano saxophone and iPhone controller

February 26, 2016
2016 SCI Region III Conference, Marshall University, Huntington, WV
Performance of R for Strings and Hammers

March 14, 2016
Guest Lecture, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Presentation of “Compositional Process as Framework for Text-Based Improvisation in Henry Brant’s Instant Music”

November 19-21, 2015
Electronic Music Midwest, Kansas City Community College, Kansas City, KS
Performance of Two Movements for Modular Synthesizer

September 29, 2015
International Computer Music Conference, University of North Texas, Denton, TX
Performance of Material for viola and electronics

October 1-3, 2015
Electroacoustic Barn Dance, University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA
Performance of On Sounds for live electronics

October 8-10, 2015
Tracking the Creative Process in Music, Centre Pompidou and IRCAM, Paris
Presentation of “From Process to Performance: Compositional Process as Framework for Text-Based Improvisation in Henry Brant’s Instant Music”

June 22, 2015
New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival, Abrons Arts Center, New York, NY
Performance of Two Movements for Modular Synthesizer

April 12, 2015
UCSB Montage Concert, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
Performance with the Now Hear Ensemble

March 17, 2015
Guest Lecture, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Presentation of “Unifying a Diverse Output: Audible Ramifications of ‘Prose-Report Composition’ in the Music of Henry Brant”

March 6, 2015
N_SEME 2015, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
Performance of Material for viola and electronics

March 7, 2015
Society for American Music, Sacramento, CA
Presentation of “Indeterminacy in the Music of Henry Brant: Toward a Framework for ‘Controlled Improvisation’”

Feb 12, 2015
Digital Research and Pedagogy Lecture Series, Penn State University, Erie, PA
Presentation of “Blurring Boundaries and Breaking Barriers: Integrating Composition, Improvisation, and Technology in the 21st Century”

Dec 8, 2014 – Feb 1, 2015
Faculty Arts Show, Penn State University, Erie, PA
Installation of R for strings and hammers

November 7, 2014
Society for Music Theory, Milwaukee, WI
Presentation of “Oblique Harmony in Henry Brant’s Variations for Four Instruments

September 19, 2014
European Music Analysis Conference, Leuven, Belgium
Presentation of “Indeterminacy in the Music of Henry Brant: Toward a Framework for ‘Controlled Improvisation’”

September 16, 2014
International Computer Music Association and Sound and Music Computing Joint Conference, Athens, Greece
Performance of Saxophony for soprano saxophone and iPhone controller

May 29, 2014
Canadian University Music Society, Brock University, St. Catherines, ON
Presentation of “Indeterminacy in the Music of Henry Brant: Toward a Framework for ‘Controlled Improvisation’”

April 26, 2014
Primavera Festival of Contemporary Arts and Digital Media, Loxodroming III, with Ignition Duo, Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
Performance of Luke Taylor’s Embers

April 24, 2014
Primavera Festival of Contemporary Arts and Digital Media, Old Little Theater, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
Performance with the Now Hear Ensemble

April 10, 2014
Now Hear Ensemble: Made in California, Fisher Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Performance with the Now Hear Ensemble

October 14, 2013
Now Hear Ensemble: Made in California, Mills College, Oakland, CA
Performance with the Now Hear Ensemble

October 13, 2013
Now Hear Ensemble: Made in California, CNMAT, UC Berkeley, CA
Performance with the Now Hear Ensemble

October 12, 2013
Now Hear Ensemble: Made in California, Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics (CCRMA), Stanford University, CA
Performance with the Now Hear Ensemble

October 10, 2013
Tracking the Creative Process in Music, McGill University, Quebec
Presentation of “Unifying a Diverse Output: Audible Ramifications of ‘Prose-Report Composition’ in the Music of Henry Brant”

April 27, 2013
California Electronic Music Exchange Concert, ROD Concert Hall, Herb Alpert School of Music, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
Performance of Saxophony for soprano saxophone and iPhone controller

April 26, 2013
Primavera Festival of Contemporary Arts and Digital Media, Loxodroming II, Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
Performance of Joel Hunt’s Variable Loops
Performance of Clarence Barlow’s Approximating Pi

April 24, 2013
CREATE: Cosmic Klang, Primavera Festival 2013, Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
Performance of Clarence Barlow’s Approximating Pi

March 15, 2013
West Coast Conference of Music Theory and Analysis, Claire Trevor School of the Arts, University of California, Irvine, CA
Presentation of “Compositional Process in the Postwar Music of Henry Brant”

March 31, 2013
Studio Series: Spring 2013, Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater (REDCAT), Los Angeles, CA
Performance with the Now Hear Ensemble

March 30, 2013
Studio Series: Spring 2013, Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater (REDCAT), Los Angeles, CA
Performance with the Now Hear Ensemble

November 13, 2012
Paul Sacher Stiftung Colloquium, Basil, Switzerland
Presentation of “Unifying a Diverse Output: Audible Ramifications of ‘Prose-Report Composition’ in the Music of Henry Brant”

June 14, 2012
Muddy Waters Cafe, Santa Barbara, CA
Performance with the Now Hear Ensemble

April 21, 2012
Temporality: Issues of Change and Stasis in Music, California State University, Long Beach, CA
Presentation of “Metrical Dissonance in the Music of Steve Reich”

April 14, 2012
Primavera Festival of Contemporary Arts and Digital Media, Loxodroming I, Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
Performance with the Now Hear Ensemble

February 26, 2012
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
Performance of Perishable Music with the Now Hear Ensemble