Tag Archives: computer music

26.Feb.15 Curtis Roads on “Rhythm in Electroacoustic Music”

WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 26th, 5:30PM (Dept. Colloquium Series) ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 320 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) /// This event is free and open to the public. Curtis Roads, (UC Santa Barbara), will present a lecture referencing his chapter Rhythm in Electroacoustic Music  from his newest book Composing Electronic Music: A New Aesthetic (Oxford Press, 2012) in the Department… Read More »

9.Dec.14 Ashley Fure on “Matter vs. Maker: Chaos and Creative Practice”

WHEN: Tue, Dec. 9th, 10:30AM (Comp. Seminar) ////  WHERE: NYU Music Dept. Rm 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) abstract Despite their wildness, chaotic spectra are rich with acoustic detail that can inform broader musical structures. Sounds like scraped metal and bowed cardboard bring a visceral materiality that highlights the friction and muscularity in sound production. This lecture tracks… Read More »

28.Oct.14 Eric Chasalow on “Composing From Memory: the convergence of archive creation and composition”

WHEN: Tuesday, October 28th, 10:30AM (Composition Seminar) ////  WHERE: NYU Music Department Room 220 (24/32 Waverly Place, NY 10003) bio Eric Chasalow is widely recognized as a composer as comfortable in the studio as the concert hall.  He is especially well known for creating a vivid kind of “super-musique concrete” that combines traditional instruments with manipulated pre-recorded… Read More »

1.Oct.14 Pamela Z @ NYU-MAP class

Pamela Z presenting and performing in MAP class WHEN: Wednesday, October 1st, 11AM WHERE: NYU Music Department Room 320 (24 Waverly Place, NY 10003) The great Pamela Z will be presenting @ NYU in the context of a Core Curriculum MAP Class. These presentations are generally designed and reserved for students registered in this class, but NYU students &… Read More »

24.Sep.14 Katja Vetter @ NYC Patching Circle @ NYU

Katja Vetter presenting and performing @ the NYC Patching Circle WHEN: Wednesday, 24th, 6:30PM WHERE: NYU Music Department 24 Waverly Place, Room 220, NY 10003 Waverly Labs will be hosting the NYC Patching Circle for the first time… Brief words by/about dutch artist Katja Vetter: Coming from a background as carpenter and musical instruments maker, I feel most attracted… Read More »

15.Apr.14 Oded Ben-Tal presents “on collaborations and the role of improvisation in the creative process”

Collaborations and the role of improvisation in the creative process – by Oded Ben-Tal – WHEN: Tuesday, April 15th, 1:30PM (composition seminar activity) WHERE: NYU Music Department 24 Waverly Place, Room 220, NY 10003 abstract Oded will be talking about his recent creative work with particular focus on collaborations – with other musicians as well… Read More »

8.Apr.14 Levy Lorenzo presents on Electronic Musical Instrument Design & Performance

Electronic Musical Instrument Design & Performance – by Levy Lorenzo – WHEN: Tuesday, April 8th, 6:00PM (composition seminar activity) WHERE: NYU Music Department 24 Waverly Place, Room 220, NY 10003 abstract Percussionist (D.M.A.) and Electronics Engineer (M.Eng.), Levy Lorenzo will present his work designing and performing new electronic musical instruments.  Levy aims to build tools… Read More »

25.Mar.14 Guest Lecture: Zach Seldess on Spatial Sound

Adventures and Challenges in Spatial Sound: a discussion of common assumptions and constraints, and a smattering of idiosyncratic “solutions” through recent artistic and applied research  – by Zachary Seldess – WHEN: Tuesday, March 25th, 12:30PM (composition seminar) WHERE: NYU Music Department 24 Waverly Place, Room 220, NY 10003 abstract In this talk, Zachary will present… Read More »

12.Mar.14 Evening Demo: Marco Donnarumma presents his Xth Sense Instrument and on the subject of emergence

The Xth Sense: Bodily Emergence as a Model for the Performance of Incarnated Sound – by Marco Donnarumma – WHEN: Wednesday, March 12th, 5:00PM WHERE: NYU Music Department 24 Waverly Place, Room 220, NY 10003 abstract In this talk, I will tackle the issue of physicality in embodied musical performance with digital instruments. I will… Read More »

4.Mar.14 Evening Demo: Percussionist Patti Cudd presents Cort Lippe’s Duo for Cajón and Computer

Evening Demo: Percussionist Patti Cudd presents Cort Lippe’s Duo for Cajón and Computer WHEN: Tuesday, March 4th, 6:30PM WHERE: NYU Music Department 24 Waverly Place, Room 220, NY 10003 Dr. Cudd and composer Cort Lippe (telematically) will share their joint experience of collaboration for the commission, composition and premiere of a piece for percussion and… Read More »