(Ravello Records, RR7954, March 2017)
Stephen Ruppenthal and I premiered our newest composition A Strange Diversion, for Buchla
synthesizer and Kyma, on April 23 on the second day of this memorial concert event. Composed in
2017, this is the first work in our new BuchKyma Sequence. The performance occurred at the
Gray Area / Grand Theater, 2665 Mission St., San Francisco, CA.
Stephen Ruppenthal and I have been invited to perform our composition
Tessalation Rag (two voices and Kyma) at this year's festival. We will perform
on Sunday, June 25, 8 pm at the Abrons Art Center, NYC.
Keith Kirchoff performed Summer Phantoms: Nocturne, piano and electronics, at San Jose State University, CA, February 14, 2017.
KISS 2016, September 7-10, 2016; De Montfort University, in Leicester, UK. I presented three interrelated projects:
The CD includes music for solo instruments and Kyma processing (including Lyra, System of Shadows, Summer Phantoms: Nocturne, (Disturbed) Radiance, and Still Harmless [BASS]ically), two live musique concrète collages (Name Droppings and Sea Lion Mix), and three one-minute miniatures (including Remembering Allen). Marianne Bickett painted the original watercolor for the CD cover art.
Explore the PARMA CD website for added content.
Composer - Performer - Sound Designer