Dafna Naphtali is a versatile sound-artist/singer/guitarist/electronic-musician, performer/composer. Active since the mid-90’s in experimental music, contemporary classical and improvised music, using her custom Max/MSP programming for sound processing of voice and other instruments.
“extraordinary experimental vocalist”
(Bruce Gallanter, Downtown Music Gallery); “luminary” (Time Out)
News!! Recipient of 2013 New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) fellowship in Music and Sound,
and 2013 ASCAP-Plus award!!
and a fall 2013 performance at Panoply:
may 2013: AP video– Princeton Laptop Orchestra (PLOrk) featuring my piece Audio Chandelier!
Dafna with LEMUR Music Robots
“Robotica” excerpt from Flea Theater — piece inspired by Al-Jazari, 13th century Mesopotamian inventor of musical automata.
Dafna with Robert Dick and Satoshi Takeishi
Kathy Supové playing Dafna’s piece “Landmine” at NIME 2007:
More videos here: