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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 »

18.Feb.14 Guest Lecture: Roger Reynolds

Guest Talk – Roger Reynolds – Why would a composer who is perfectly capable of “doing it” himself let others into his workshop? The perils and thrills of collaborating to get somewhere new. WHEN: Tuesday, February 18th, 12:30PM WHERE: NYU Music Department 24 Waverly Place, Room 220, NY 10003 Abstract Roger Reynolds presents, with Jaime Oliver:… Read More »

4.Dec.13 Guest Lecture: William Brent

Guest Talk – William Brent – Making Sense and Use of Audio Features in Creative Contexts WHEN: Wednesday, December 4th, 6:30PM WHERE: NYU Music Department 24 Waverly Place, Room 220, NY 10003 Here are the patches from the talk. Abstract Certain standard audio features can be understood intuitively, but the meanings of others are less obvious.… Read More »

3&17.Dec.13 ICE performs NYU’s Lara & Stankova

Upcoming performances of works by NYU alumnae Felipe Lara & Maria Stankova by the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) at Roulette. #OpenICE at Roulette! Three weeks of radical new projects by emerging composers, commissioned, produced and performed by ICE, presented by Roulette, Brooklyn’s home for new music. All three concerts are FREE: December 3: Maria Stankova and Sasha Siem… Read More »

3.Dec.13 Guest Lecture: Anna Thorvaldsdottir

Graduate Composition Colloquium No. 5 – Anna Thorvaldsdottir – WHEN: Wednesday, December 3rd, 10:30AM WHERE: NYU Music Department 24 Waverly Place, Room 220, NY 10003 Abstract In her music Anna Thorvaldsdottir frequently works with large sonic structures that tend to reveal the presence of a vast variety of sustained sound materials. Her approach to music composition… Read More »