Audio Chandlier kinetic sound sculpture

Audio Chandelier as a performance concept/system uses a point-source arrangement of the sounds of a single audio file into 10-16 speakers arranged in asymmetrically in a large space (preferably 20’x20” or larger.   Using a computer and granular synthesis, I send one “grain” (very small slice of sound from my audio … Continue reading

Clip Mouth Unit – Jen Baker / Dafna Naphtali duo project

Clip Mouth Unit (Jen Baker (trombone/voice) and Dafna Naphtali  (voice/live-sound-processing/electronics) has created a unique set of open form compositions for their multi-faceted performance concept — merging electro-acoustics, multi-phonics, and extended techniques, integrated directly with scalar and rhythmic concepts.   The duo has been performing and creating together since 2011, including presentations at  Continue reading

Bio

Dafna Naphtali is a sound-artist/ improviser/composer from an eclectic musical background. As a singer/guitarist/electronic-musician she performs and composes using her Max/MSP programming for sound processing of voice and other … Continue reading

mechanique(s) duo / trio and more..

Mechanique(s) is aleatoric/improvised electro-acoustic computer music project active of mine using live electronics, prepared guitar,voice, and sometimes reeds or other guest instrumentalists.   Working together since 1998 in various configurations, Mechanique(s) has been drawing on many traditions in improvised and electronic music, investigating the overlap of various elements of the performers’ technical and … Continue reading