THE INSIDE STORY: Jon Bellona and MIND & MACHINE

Jon Bellona’s work has been shown in concerts, festivals, and galleries across North America and Europe, including Kyma International Sound Symposium (KISS); Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the United States (SEAMUS); the Smithsonian Museum of American History (D.C.); International Computer Music Conference (ICMC); with special performances at the Casa da Música (Porto Portugal) and CCRMA... Continue Reading →

THE INSIDE STORY: Doug Bielmeier and MIND & MACHINE

Doug Bielmeier creates commercial drone and experimental electronic music tailored for boutique audiences and media. His 2017 release of BETTY AND THE SENSORY WORLD on Ravello Records explores his technique of Windowing, which deals with the manipulation of found sound files by the stretching and compressing of time, sample rate, bit depth, and window size.... Continue Reading →

THE INSIDE STORY: Scott Barton and STYLISTIC ALCHEMIES

Scott Barton composes, performs, and produces (electro) (acoustic) music. His interests include rhythmic complexity in beat-based contexts, machine rhythms, auditory and temporal perception, musical robotic instrument design, human-robot interaction in composition and performance, and audio production. As a composer, his works explore how we perceptually organize sonic information into rhythms, (dis)continuities, and forms. They involve... Continue Reading →

Uncommon Instruments Awareness Day

Did you know that July 31st is Uncommon Instruments Awareness Day? This week’s unusual holiday reminds instrument lovers to think outside the musical box and try something new. According to sources, Uncommon Instruments Awareness Day “aims to encourage people to not only learn to play . . . uncommon instruments but also to make their... Continue Reading →

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