Selected Recent Work

 

2019

From Nine Seconds Above Taco Heaven

for Violin, Vibraphone, Bass Paetzold Recorder, Unamplified Electric Guitar, Sound Diffusion, and a Reader

 

Something About the Water Here

audio-visual music

A Humid Bell in the Shape of a Bird 

Resonates the Conspiratorial Landscape 

sound installation for radio travelogue

 

Holy Week

infinite channel fixed media electronic music

The Forager’s Breakfast

stimulated object and psychobotanical induction for audiotext capture and rendering

The Work of Sound Art in The Age of Mechanical Reproduction

stone, vibration

The Fibrous Body

instrumental aggregate for music

2018

 

Your Footprints Precede You

standard mossshoe, audiotext, psycho-botanically rendered recordings

Small Island in Ideal Colours II 

infinite channel fixed-media electronic music

 

Building Dwelling Thinking

concertmate 7000

 

divad

piano and performer

 

Waterfall Effect

audio-visual sound-text performance

Cartesian Birds

audio-visual habitat

Bleak Mids

solo for Concertmate 7000,  feedback, texts

Winter Birds for OM

solo for viola

Small Island in Ideal Colours 1898

video music

 

 

2017

 

Island in Natural Colours

environmental sound situation

Everything is Happening at One Time

for oboe alone, but with electronics

 

Fans of Beethoven

video music

Fans of Beethoven

environmental sound situation

 

As Blackmail, I Have Photo Evidence That You Can Levitate

[for Aonghus McEvoy, guitar]

solo for guitar

 

Magnetic Arch

for one or many string players and electronics

 

Two Bowls (Prime Unity)

Duet for solo performer

Circular Bridge Squirrel Walk

amplified viola and feedback system, duration variable

 

#Cyberspace2017

collaborative installation with Eleanor Cully,

Jakub Grosz, Pascal Silondi, and students of

Prague College

The Balloon Problem

collaborative installation with Eleanor Cully

Incidents of an Uncertain Passage To A Defined Address

for percussion ensemble

Abiogenesis Begins With a Single Step on the Road to Nowhere

collaborative installation 

with Eleanor Cully,

Jakub Grosz, Pascal Silondi, and students of

University of Huddersfield

 

2016

The Unsteady Disciple

for amplified viola, small bell, and computer

Descent from the High Arches and the Bog Chorus

quartet for wood blocks and waves

 

Unnatural Habitats

for performer and real-time computer music system

Helical Pastimes

duet for mechanical pianos

 

Prtie Trkz

sounding electronic contingency for concert area

The Tourists

mixed media

 

Son of Waterbull

solo for wood block and sine wave

In Warmer Seasons

for soprano, flute, and guitar

 

Apparition, meanwhile

sound installation for subwoofer and coffee

 

Liquid Dream American

electronic music

 

 

2015

Peepshow

environmental sound situation

Unnatural Processes

for RHEA computer-controlled robot piano, and human

 

Suspended Upper Bank

fixed media sound and single-channel video

High Arches

for two amplified instruments

Natural Objects

electronic music

 

High Sines

for two amplified instruments

 

On the Left Bank

for two amplified instruments

Mixed Earth Chorus

for two amplified instruments

Appel Latch and Streaming

two pieces for solo viola

​14 Electronic  Studies

fixed media electronic music

Sliders

solo for viola

Al Green's Tweeting Bird Supplements

sound installation

Amphibious Radost

electronic music

What the Moss Heard (Order and Nature)

object-oriented environmental sound situation

Reflections on the Resistance of a Piece of Paper

drawing

Boxing Day Bell Moan 

fixed media electronic music

Cutting Through

for ocarina and electronics

“Inches, feet” quoth Begonia Ploy: a compendium of Techniques for Bonobos (with additional remarks)

environmental sound situation

New Chords

electronic music

 

2014

Craven Cry Loot

co-composed with Eleanor Cully

 

Budding Snow, Moon of Ice

fixed media electronic music

 

Stair

audio-visual installation

 

Electric Islands (Archipelago)

interactive installation

 

Small Hills from Great Mountains Descend

private performance and evidence

B Movie (Habitat Observation Platform)

audio-visual installation

 

Contours Unfolding I, II, III

solos for viola, harmonica and computer

​​​

An Intricate Lack of Sophistication

a suite of drawings

 

The Kisses Play the Deep Electric Blue

​collaborative audiovisual performance

with Pascal Silondi and Jakub Grosz

Symmetrical Cavepeople

electronic music

 

I Am Talking To You

collaborative installation with Jana Babincova and Michaela Kurikova

 

2013

 

The Lotus Effect at the Compromise Between S and X

composition for Prague Improvisers Orchestra

 

Plastic Windows and Doors

fixed media electronic music

Birdleaves, Shape Shifter

live electronics

Half-Handed Helix, Double Breasted, With Reflections

ensemble performance activity

 

12 Lines

electronic music

Hoarfrost Fern Fractal

electronic music

Elements

instrumental aggregate for music

Clearing 

fixed media electronic music

 

Stain

for viola, keyboard, and digital circuits

5 Notes in Extended Rotation

for viola, keyboard, and digital circuits

Suspicious String Quartets

ambiguous media

2012

You'll Need a Katapult

 

Wind Icon, River Totem

radio programme

Viola Solos (Suspicious)

electronic music

 

At Their Own Rates II

site-specific group activity (music)

Precambrian Figures

electronic music

 

2011

Box of the Last Help

electronic music

Alpine Horizon, Hairless Corona

feedback-driven audio-visual performance

 

At Their Own Rates

site-specific group activity (music)

 

2010

Aggregate and Crackle

electronic music

 

Affinity Groups

electronic music

 

Other Continues

electronic music

 

From the High Castle to the Donut Universe

for orchestra, score upon request

 

On the Q/T Boundary

quartet for cymbals

 

2009

Energy Patterns

DVD, in collaboration with artist Paul Baker

 

Questionable Tactics

percussion duo

Murder At Maybeck Manor

electronic music

2008

               

No Notion/Known Ocean

single channel sound and video installation

 

Se Stane

music for theatre

Asolt Musket

electronic music

 

2007 

Dead Romance

music for theatre

rrrr

electronic music

 

Blackbird

music for theatre

 

A Touching Lack of Ground Distorts the Air from the Ceiling

installation with ensemble performance

Carnasie

electronic music, tape release

 

2006 

Anxiety

full-length album of electronic music

 

October Language

for small orchestra

A Collection of Clear Songs

compilation album of ensemble music

 

Amazing Igloos of Information Collision

curator, installation and sound art show

Femme Toupee

editor, publication

Consider Pigtails

electronic music

There is Nothing to See Here

curator, sound art show

 

2005 

The Sunshine of Your Love: An Alluvial Morass of Mixed Means 

clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, and cello quartet

Fresnel Lens 7

large ensemble work written for the Brown Bunny Ensemble

Labyrinth

curator, large environmental installations and sound performances

Another False Night

electronic music

 

2004

Rawing with the Hound of its Own Acheing

performance, followed by an installation

Mysterious Sources of Light

small ensemble

               

1285.25 pieces = 1 thing (blurred, trying to understand "singing")

live electronic music

 

2003

T Zero: another 1 over the square root of one minus v squared over t squared

chamber orchestra and vocalists, with light

Shelter

site-specific environmental sound performance

Anti-Ore  

site-specific environmental sound performance 

 

2002

Oxen Only Want to Be Free

for Brown Bunny ensemble

 

The Near Death Video

ambient video music

 

Tzero (the human, an arrow, a lion)

for ensemble

 

Lens

a variety of sound installations and performance environments

 

Stephen’s Infinite Birthday Party

video projection performance

 

2001

The Future of American Transportation

opera

 

Spacetime Spirals for Robert Smithson

installation of photographs

Joussience

five movements for oboe

 

Back in a Moment

text score for an imaginary journey

 

Standing Waves at the Cost of Progress

sound/text installation

 

Reverberant Conversation 3/13/66@ extension 76022: You Are In The Medium Now

installation of sounds and object

 

Counting Music

Brown Bunny ensemble music

 

Necessary Music

performance for the Brown Bunny Ensemble: chef, electric and acoustic instruments and live tele-feed

Standing Waves All The Way To the Epicenter

site-specific music for Brown Bunny Ensemble

 

Standing Waves for the Anus

music for Tori Anus

 

Increase

music for dance

 

2000

Piano Piece for Hands and The Breadth of the English Language

for two pianos, performers, and dictionaries

 

Free Energy Aggregate  

multimedia performance for Brown Bunny Ensemble

 

Standing Waves for Liberty

large ensemble with electronics

 

The Sinking Ship (How to Use a Trombone as a Snorkel)

for trombone, videotape and electronics

 

the grammer of coastlines

for prepared piano, gamelan instruments and drumset

 

Standing Waves for Darius Milhaud

site-specific sound installation, Mills College

 

Munction, Join Us

print campaign

 

Jesus Cage Slip Static Merry Xmas

single channel video and sound

biography of Florian Kitt and the Author

duel with immediate history

 

The Latitude of Your Timezone

music for dance

 

1999

Morning Reptile

creekside intervention

 

Alarm

sound/light installation

 

Strata

for suspicious string quartet

 

1998

The Glass Factory

video/dance/music

Icarus

anamorphos for six celli

 

1997

The Glass of Vodka

for chamber ensemble

 

Alvin Allen: unmanned submersible

for ensemble

 

the carnival of razors

for string quartet

 

Bravo

multi-channel interactive tape installation

Fone

live electronic music for dance

 

1996

Nuclear Nebraska

video

 

Aquarium

music for dance

Releases
Publications & Talks

2019

The Meta-Realistic Practice of Art in/and/as Everyday Life

slides from Theory Time portion of a workshop/seminar at Culture  Lab, University of Newcastle

Banal Magic: Strategies for Improvising the Everyday

from Deep Listening , Improvisation, and Spatialized Sound, CAMP,Aulus-les-Bains, France

The Grid is Innocent

Lecture Prepared for Creative Coding Lab,

University of Huddersfield, UK

Situated Sound and Compositional Circumstance in My Recent Musical Practices

PhD Portfolio Commentary, University of Huddersfield, UK

2018

The Cup and Ring Marks on Rombalds Moor as Conceptual Point of Intersection

Sounds of Prehistory and Antiquity Conference; Research Center for Music Iconography, City University of New York, The Graduate Center, New York, USA

2017

 

Nehybnost 9 (Stasis9 : Placeless)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

March

Nehybnost 8 (Stasis8 : Panta Rhei)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

February

2016

Nehybnost 7 (Stasis7 : Formal Hallucinations)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

December

Nehybnost 6 (Stasis6 : Water and The Bloc)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

November

Nehybnost 5 (Stasis5 : Presque Rien)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

October

Nehybnost 4 (Stasis4 : Le Witt, Radigue, and You)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

September

Nehybnost 3 (Stasis3 : Nonintention)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

July

Nehybnost 2 (Stasis2 : Stillness)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

June

Nehybnost 1 (Stasis1: Static)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

May

Practice Leading Research Leading Practice

Visiting Artists and Lecture Series; Prague College School of Art and Design, Prague, CZ

March, 2016

Promítané životy

Projected Lives

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

February

Slova a hudba: Imaginární dialog

(Words and Music: An Imaginary Dialogue)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

January

2015

Tim, s lidmi

Tim, With People

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

December

Probuzeni k tomu, co se děje

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

November

I vy můžete být géniem

(You Too Can Be A Genius)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

Prague, Czech Republic

October

Caspar Fúze a Johannes Přerušení Walter

(Caspar Fusion and Johannes Interruption Walter)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

September

Rytmus a sabotáž: Různé znějící děje a Sam McLoughlin

(Rhythm and Sabotage: Sounding Processes and Sam McLoughlin)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

August

Druhá hodina: Nová dávka útoku létajících talířů (Second Hour: a New Dose)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

July

Kdo sedí na trůnu?

(Who Sits On The Throne?)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

June

Ssssssssssssssooooouuuuunnnnnund Art: Co jsi zač? (Sound Art, What Are You?)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

May

Vysokorychlostní elektronická hudba a osvobození od paměti

(High Speed Electronic Music and Freedom From Memory)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

April

Zpět do lůna se Silver Dick

(Back to the Womb With Silver Dick)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

March

Nízké umění / vysoké umění: Neustále proměnlivá satira. Kapitola 1: Prostory pro pokroky (LoArt/HiArt: an Oscillating Satire)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

February

Každý zvuk musí žít a mít nějaký pohyb: Boris Bezemer v obálce

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

January

2015

Duchové Eleanor Cullyové: De-materializace skulptury / re-materializace hudby

(The Ghosts of Eleanor Cully)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

December

Osvobození skrz nezájem: No-audience underground (Liberation Through a Lack of Interest: The No-Audience Underground)

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

November

„To je můj hlavní cíl, šířit mizérii“ - Druhý pohled na kurátorskou praxi a organizaci hudebních festivalů

Hudební informační středisko VOICE

(Journal of Czech Musical Information Society)

October

2014

NAKRESLI PŘÍMKU A NÁSLEDUJ JI

(Draw a Line and Follow It)

Advojka (A2) Kulturni čtrnáctideník

2014 #6

2013

SNAŽÍM SE ELEKTRONIKU OŽIVIT

(Love Boat)

Advojka (A2) Kulturni čtrnáctideník

2013 #4

2012

Sound Map of Changing Intentions Between Static Bodies I: Irregular Orbits About Land's End, Brother

Pretty Panicks Press, New York City

Yam Yad, new poetry by Jorge Boehringer, published by Genital Press

2001

The Audience is the Antenna , dissertation for Masters Degree in Composition, Mills College, Oakland, CA, USA 2001