News Spring 2013

Been super busy since January with local performances, but I did make a quick trip to Miami for a concert organized for the 12 nights festival and co-sponsored as part of the 23rd Subtropics festival. (media coming soon!) In April I’ll perform at NYC Electroacoustic Music Festival and also Anarko… Continue reading

Live Sound Processing workshop & concert May 12th (2012) at Harvestworks

Live Sound Processing Strategies: A free workshop and concert at Harvestworks was on May 12th, 2012 Joining Dafna were masters in their craft: Robert Dick (flutes) and Satoshi Takeishi (percussion): This evening was created to explore and discuss various live sound processing strategies through performance, lecture and presentation, and will gave participants a… Continue reading

News Spring 2012

A short hiatus from performing.. but I have been super busy mixing a backlog of pieces: Been mixing these pieces: • Stabat Mom with Kitty Brazelton with our project What is it Like to be a Bat? • Panda Half-Life, my piece for the vocal sextet Magic Names and live… Continue reading

News Winter 2012

.. hibernating.. mixing an incredible backlog of projects and busy archiving old gems.. soon to be heard projects include: Stabat Mom (What is it like to be a Bat?’s “new” piece) Robotica (performance work — me with GuitarBot and percussion bots) Panda Half-Life (my vocal sextet with electronics on the… Continue reading

News Fall 2011

read a new interview with me on Cycling ’! see/hear me at Vital Vox Festival November 5th !! featured artist talk at Expo ’74 at NYU Poly October 16th — Foundation of Contemporary Arts has awarded me funding to travel to Poland in November to perform at the long-running Audio… Continue reading

News August 2011

I am working on mixing several projects which I hope will be published soon.. “Panda Half-Life” (commissioned for Magic Names vocal sextet) — live sound processing complex vocal sextet writing and gestural controllers (Wii and iPhones).    We recorded at NYU Dolan Studios, amazing room and microphones, and great singers!… Continue reading

News Winter 2010 / Spring 2011

News Winter/Spring 2011 –January 9th — Magic Names performed an excerpt of Stimmung with choreographer Daria Fain at Dance Theater Workshop — as part of the APAP conference. Here is documentation of a performance at St. Mark’s Church in September This past winter, I was busily preparing for recording planned… Continue reading

New Instruments For Improvisation and Experimental Approaches 6/28/2010

Symposium on June 28, 2010 at HERE ARTS CENTER, New York: New instruments for Improvisation and Experimental Approaches with Laetitia Sonami, Dafna Naphtali, Matthew Ostrowski and Hans Tammen New Instruments For Improvisation And Experimental Approaches, an investigation into contemporary sound art and experimental music using custom made electronic instruments, will… Continue reading

News: Spring 2010

“Panda Half-Life”, my piece for Magic Names vocal sextet plus electronics premiered 6/17/11 at Issue Project Room  (plus we performed an excerpt from Karlheinz Stockhausen’s Stimmung!). Dense and sparse, composed and aleatoric, sung and wheezed.. with 6 singers, 15 audio speakers, 6 game controllers. Made possible with funding from American… Continue reading