I’m very excited that Landscape Series: 1 is being considered for the 2017 Gaudeamus Award. As a part of my participation in Gaudeamus Muziekweek, they have written an interview with me and artist Peter Bo Rappmund has created an artist introduction video for me.
Additionally, Gaudeamus produced the following:
Floating Gardens is a brief composition concerning boundaries, tuning and incongruity for chamber orchestra. Floating Gardens was written for new music collective wild UP as a part of the Los Angeles Philharmonic’s 2016 National Composer’s Intensive. Continue reading →
A video I shot/edited/mixed for my mother, painter Julie Underriner. Continue reading →
Landscape Series: 1 is 72 minute concert work for multiple chamber ensembles, 3-screen video projection, and 8.1 surround sound audio. This piece is a finalist for the Gaudeamus Award 2017. Here is a preview video of the performance of LS1 at Gaudeamus Muziekweek. Continue reading →
A collaboration with filmmaker Richard Bailey from 2016, One of the Rough is “a poetic road movie. It is a wild ride and a thoughtful one: a driving dream of colors, philosophy, pain, and wonder.”
This film features excerpts from the Landscape Series. Music, sound mixing by Chaz Underriner.
A Landscape series work for 4 trombones. The Trombone Quartet uses antiphonally shifting microtonal harmonics in order to evoke the sensation of driving through a vast, empty landscape, such as a Texas desert. Continue reading →
A Landscape series work for 3 clarinets in A. The Clarinet Trio is a microtonal exploration of acoustic beating patterns that sit around the critical band in order to evoke the sensation of driving through a vast, empty landscape, such as a Texas desert. Continue reading →
Chaz Underriner reinterprets Anastassis Philippakopoulos
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