Category Archives: Guest Talks

9.Nov.2017 – Marina Rosenfeld: Diagram of a Practice

WHEN: Thursday, November 9th, 10:00am ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. abstract Marina Rosenfeld has been a leading voice in the hybridization of music composition with contemporary and experimental art practices. Her works have addressed the conditions under which music is staged, reproduced, apprehended and distributed,… Read More »

7.Nov.2017 – Bryan Jacobs: Music and mechanization

WHEN: Tuesday, November 7th, 10:00am ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. abstract Bryan will present some of his recent compositions and sound sculptures that utilize homemade mechanical instruments. He will discuss the unique attributes these instruments possess and how he has used them to engage concepts… Read More »

6.Nov.2017 – Marianthi Papalexandri-Alexandri: Rethinking Composing

WHEN: Monday, November 6th, 12:30pm ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. abstract  Papalexandri has created a series of works centered upon mechanical constructions that allow her to acoustically activate musical instruments, objects, architectural elements, and space presented in the context of composition, performance, sound installation, and… Read More »

30.Oct.2017 – Westerkamp and Hron; Concert and Q&A

WHEN: Monday, October 30th, 7:30pm ////  WHERE: Immersion Room @ Avery Fisher Center for Music & Media, NYU Bobst Library, 7th Floor, 70 Washington Sq. South, NY 10012 /// This event is free, RSVP needed. Please RSVP here. abstract This concert features Beads of Time Sounding, a piece created by Terri Hron and Hildegard Westerkamp. It is a meditation on soundscape and… Read More »

10.Oct.2017 – Justin Peake on Figure toolkit

WHEN: Tuesday, October 10th 11:30AM ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 365 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. abstract Peake will present on FIGURE, a toolkit for musicians and artists to compose dynamic musical works. It replaces paper sheet music with networked tablet screens,allowing a new richness in the display and execution of musical notation.… Read More »

3.Oct.2017 – Elliot Sharp on current Compositional Strategies

WHEN: Tuesday, October 3rd, 10AM ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. abstract Elliot Sharp will present descriptions of strategies that, though diverse, are all linked at the core in a vision just defined as the translation of the creative impulse to its appropriate manifestation. The spectrum… Read More »

3.Mar.2017 – Larry Polansky: `Recent Works: Long form ideas’, Waverly Project Lecture Series

WHEN: Friday, March 3rd, 3PM ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. Larry Polansky is a composer, theorist, performer, editor, writer and teacher. He is the Emeritus Strauss Professor of Music at DartmouthCollege, the co-founder and co-director of Frog Peak Music (A Composers’ Collective), and is… Read More »

22.Nov.2016 – Guillermo Pozzati on Infinite Suite

WHEN: Tuesday, November 22nd, 6PM ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 365 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. abstract Dr. Pozzati will present on a series of works for disklavier called infinite suite, that explore the computers bio Guillermo Pozzati (Buenos Aires 1958) is a composer, researcher and teacher. For almost a… Read More »

22.Nov.2016 – Lecture by Oscar Pablo Di Liscia

WHEN: Tuesday, November 22nd, 10:30AM ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. abstract Dr. Di Liscia will present and discuss compositional and technical features of two of his recent works: Vocalisense, for Surround Electronics (2015) El aire y la reja (2014), for Bass Clarinet and Surround… Read More »

21.Nov.2016 – Lecture by Onyx Ashanti on SonoCybernetics

WHEN: Monday, November 21st, 11:00AM ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. Onyx Ashanti’s lecture is supported by New Blankets. abstract Sonocybernetics is an evolving form of neuromodulation transduced using complex sound patterns/music created by a body worn, 3d printed prosthetic system called Sonocyb1. the purpose… Read More »