MOXsonic 2019 Photo Gallery

Photos from Sound checks, hanging out, papers, demos, and a few concert pics… Professional shots by Michael Bersin, iPhone photos by Jeff Kaiser. This is not even close to documenting the entire event, unfortunately, just a sampling.

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 8:30pm – Nightlife – UCM Gallery of Art and Design — Art Center — 217 East Clark

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 8:30pm – Nightlife – UCM Gallery of Art and Design — Art Center — 217 East Clark Disrupt/Construct Signals Under Tests Ricky Graham Graham will perform themes from his up-and-coming record with Hellmut Neidhardt, Disrupt/Construct. Richard Graham, Ph.D. is a musician, former professor and business owner based in Cleveland, Ohio. He has performed and presented music …

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 7pm – Concert 6 – Hart Recital Hall — Utt Building

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 7pm – Concert 6 – Hart Recital Hall — Utt Building Sudden Death Brad Decker, Zlatko Ćosić Brad Decker, contrabass Zlatko Ćosić, video Unfortunately, this piece began as a meditative contemplation of the spontaneity of death. It seems to be an inescapable part of our current society, and, rather than be pessimistic, I suppose it’s best …

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 4pm – Concert 5 – Hart Recital Hall — Utt Building

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 4pm – Concert 5 – Hart Recital Hall — Utt Building Contraposition Christopher Biggs Kari Johnson Contraposition was commissioned by and is dedicated to pianist Kari Johnson. This work is organized in the manner of a traditional Baroque dance suite. Baroque dance music is almost all binary in its formal structure. Extrapolating from this binary concept, …

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 1pm – Concert 4 – Hart Recital Hall — Utt Building

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 1pm – Concert 4 – Hart Recital Hall — Utt Building Rain Shadow Ben Luca Robertson Ben Luca Robertson — Harmonic Wand Rainshadow is an exploration of physical space and the derivative structures that link one’s immediate surroundings within a larger topographical/spectral framework. Using a pair of hand-held transducers, the performer probes surfaces in the environment …

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 10am-12:30pm – KCEMA Presents AT the UCM Gallery of Art and Design — Art Center — 217 East Clark

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 10am-12:30pm – KCEMA Presents AT the UCM Gallery of Art and Design — Art Center — 217 East Clark Martin Chittum — Malediction No.1: Donald J. Trump (25 min) John Chittum — Benediction No. 1 : Jimmy Carter (20 min) Hildegard Westerkamp — Once Upon a Time (25 min) Barry Truax — The Garden of Sonic …

Astromusicology, Saturday, March 9, 2019, 9:30am-12:30pm, Studio B (Wood basement)

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 9:30am, Installation, Studio B (Wood basement) Learning the sonic spiritual navigation techniques of the Maxineans: An Astromusicological encounter with the auditory landscapes of M9 Ritwik Banerji the Maxineans Ritwik Banerji / astromusicologist and installation artist the Maxineans / research participant and guides in the spiritual navigation of sonic landscapes In a deep region of outer space, …

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 10:30am – Papers – Utt 008

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 10:30am – Papers – Utt 008 Panel Moderator: Dr. Allison Robbins Touch, Turn and Push: a Study of Aesthetics in Relation to Performance Surfaces in Live Electroacoustic Music Lars Bröndum This paper presents the author’s ‘practice as research’ in using control surfaces as a path towards developing a musical aesthetic in composition and performance. The aesthetic …

Friday, March 8, 2019, 8:30pm – Nightlife – UCM Gallery of Art and Design — Art Center — 217 East Clark

Friday, March 8, 2019, 8:30pm – Nightlife – UCM Gallery of Art and Design — Art Center — 217 East Clark The Disease Jeff Kaiser (trumpet, things) and Andrew Pask (woodwind, things) When all is lost and hope is gone, when you are cornered in and there’s nowhere to turn, when you can’t make time run backwards, when you are …

Friday, March 8, 2019, 7pm – Concert 3 – Hart Recital Hall — Utt Building

Friday, March 8, 2019, 7pm – Concert 3 – Hart Recital Hall — Utt Building Miller Puckette and Shiau-uen Ding: Featured Artists at MOXsonic 2019 Miller Puckette is known as the creator of the Max and Pure Data real-time computer music software environments.  As an MIT student he won the Putnam mathematics competition in 1979.  He received a PhD from Harvard …