Kevin Ernste – Electronics, kachapi, cymbals, miscellany

Kevin Ernste is a composer, performer, and teacher of composition and electronic music at Cornell University where he is Director of the Cornell Electroacoustic Music Center. He did graduate work in Music Composition at the Eastman School of Music (MA, PhD). His recent music includes Numina for Brooklyn-based Janus Trio (flute, viola, harp) presented recently at the Spark Festival in MN, Seiend for brass quintet premiered by Ensemble Paris Lodron (Salzburg, … Continue readingKevin Ernste – Electronics, kachapi, cymbals, miscellany

Annie Lewandowski – Prepared piano; electronics

Annie Lewandowski was born and raised in the Midwest and now lives in Ithaca, New York. She writes songs under the name powerdove. Her first band, Emma Zunz, recorded their self-titled debut album for Tellous in 2006. She has also recorded with Hawnay Troof (Islands of Ayle, 2008), The Curtains (David Shrigley’s Worried Noodles, 2007), and Xiu Xiu (Tu mi piaci, 2006), and toured the US and the UK as a member of The Curtains in 2006. Powerdove’s first album, “Be Mine,” was released on Circle into Square Records in 2011. … Continue readingAnnie Lewandowski – Prepared piano; electronics

Chris Miller – Rebab

Chris Miller is active in several areas of music: composition, improvisation and performance; event production and administration; education and scholarship. A major focus in many of these areas, and one that has informed them all, is an involvement with Javanese Gamelan. One of the leading non-Javanese performers of traditional Javanese music, Miller plays regularly with ensembles in New England and New York. … Continue readingChris Miller – Rebab