Composer Curator

Miya Masaoka

June 27, 2022 @ 7PM 


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Get the inside story through performance and conversation with host composer & sound artist Miya Masaoka for a peek into her creative process and that of composers she has invited to join her - Patricia AlessandriniJames Fei and Guillermo Galindo. Performance examples, insightful questions and compelling comments stimulate deeper listening and expand horizons for composers, performers and audiences.

To read more about the Composer Curator initiative and past events in the series:

Program Summary

Miya Masaoka
     The Energy Burns from Within
          Ostrava Days Orchestra Bande
          Petr Kotik, conductor
     The Dust and the Noise
     Long Arc of Time
          Kazuma Yamanaka & Jinya Imai

Patricia Alessandrini
     Ada's Song
          Marisol Montalvo and Schallfield Ensemble
          Leonhard Garms, conductor
          Davide Gagliardi, recording and mixing engineer
     Ada's Song AI demonstration

Guillermo Galindo
 Indigenous drumming; over loop; dynamic
     Documenta 14: Kassel
          preparation; drumming; fence; threaded wire fence; choir
     Unearthing Vanderbilt

James Fei
     Sine of Merit 3 (2017)
     Sound Slowed Down 1000 Times (2022)
          (in memoriam Alvin Lucier) 

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