Chaz Underriner

Stage Works

Landscape: Home

Landscape: Home is a multimedia reflection on the notion of ‘home’ for electric guitar, 2 video projections, and 6-channel audio.  Continue reading →

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Landscape Series: 1

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. The Landscape series is a collection of works that explore the notion of landscape through various combinations of field recordings, abstract video, and music written for chamber groups. This score is a realization of the series as a whole that consists of all the pieces interwoven into a 72 minute multimedia concert.

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Program Notes

A collaboration with poet Joe Milazzo featuring readers Mary Mixter and Adriana Valls. Also, a score for fixed media and two or more performers written for Madeleine Shapiro.

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Uncover Directed/Choreographed by Christie Nelson Dancer – Melissa Sanderson Guitarist – Chaz Underriner Performed at the Texas Dance Improvisation Festival, 2013 at Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

To Kill the Lingering Taste

To Kill the Lingering Taste by Chaz Underriner Choreographer: Melissa Sanderson Performers: Angela Falcone, Jessica Hale, Jana Stukanov Live Electronics: Dan Tramte Guitar and Pedals: Chaz Underriner The M.F.A. Culminating Project of Melissa Sanderson November 6th, 2013 Texas Woman’s University … Continue reading »

sound game – blind: find the prize

A sound game written in Sara Robert‘s “Media: Rules and Space” class. Performed at the Broad Art Center EDA on May 10th, 2012 as a part of the UCLA game art festival.

Never Odd or Even

Choreographed by Anne C. Moore and in collaboration with composer Chaz Underriner, lighting designer Dan Norman and video designer Damien Nemire-Pepe

Prosper Springs

A multimedia opera for Chamber Orchestra, Trombone Quartet, Amplified Choir, 4 Percussionists and Electric Guitar ensemble.Featuring projected experimental animation, film and dance. Premiered at at 6:30pm and 9:30pm on October 1st, 2011 in the Black and White Studio, California Institute … Continue reading »