9
Nov

Caterina Barbieri

Fantas is a new composition by Caterina Barbieri for voice and synthesis in collaboration with Annie Garlid and Evelyn Saylor. From the Italian word for ghost “Fantasma,” Fantas also shares the same etymology of the word “Fantasia” meaning phantasy. Fantas is a piece inspired by interference patterns and acoustic hallucinations produced by fast alternation of […]

9
Nov

BERGRÚN SNÆBJÖRNSDÓTTIR

Oakland/Reykjavík based composer, performer, and sound artist Bergrún Snaebjornsdottir recreates perceived metaphysical structures based in empirical observations on relationships and causalities. Thus, she consistently discerns her art to be an orchestration of systems, although she works in many media. She often turns to personally designed notation systems such as animated/graphic notation. As part of Sound […]

9
Nov

KONSTMUSIKSYSTRAR

Who is allowed to be an artist and how do we perceive art and sound? Although a lot has changed within the field of pop and rock, women and queer people are still minorities in art education’s composer programs. Certainly for young or non-male identified composers, the field is very rigid. This is the inspiration […]