Events Archive

Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 8:00pm to Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 7:55pm
CMC-alum Ryan Carter (Headless Monkey Attack) will perform a solo set (and interpretive dance) of algorithmically generated compositions.
Spectrum, New York, New York
Saturday, February 21, 2015
CMC TA, Christopher Trapani, presents Spinning in Infinity for orchestra and electronics. Radio France / IRCAM co-production.
Maison de la Radio, Paris, France
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 7:00pm to Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 6:55pm
Brad Garton, Director of Columbia University's Computer Music Center, presents a live performance based on his apps, "My Music Book" (2002), "My
The Italian Academy, Columbia University
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 to Saturday, February 21, 2015
THE HOUR OF THE STAR by Clarice LispectorTranslated by Benjamin MoserUsed with permission of New Directions PublishingAdapted and Directed by Dara Malina Sound design by: Nolan Lem (MFA...
The Connelly Theatre
Friday, February 13, 2015 - 7:00pm to Saturday, February 14, 2015 - 6:55pm
Following the idea of a black radical tradition, African and African diasporic futurism refers to practices of technological agency to reimagine the past and enact alternative possible...
James Memorial Chapel, New York, NY
Friday, January 30, 2015 - 7:30pm
“Culturally diverse individual participants’ reaction to sound in an acousmatic space” is the central theme in our integrated audio-visual installation “Play_algorithm”.
Prentis Hall, Columbia University
Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 7:00pm to Sunday, December 7, 2014 - 6:55pm
TWO (count ’em, 2!) PARTIES IN ONE! Featuring Performances and Installations by:
Prentis Hall, Columbia University
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 8:00pm to Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 7:55pm
Interactive Media World Premiere: A Recital for Terry Adkins (2014) is a large-scale open-form ritual with live interaction between instruments, electronic sounds, and...
St. Paul’s Chapel, Columbia University
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 7:00pm to Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 6:55pm
Sound Arts MFA candidate, Cameron Fraser, is performing at the First Person Plural Reading series!
Silvana, New York, NY
Monday, November 17, 2014 - 7:00pm to Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 6:55pm
Hayden Planetarium Programs presents: SeismoDome: Sights and Sounds of Earthquakes and Global Seismology
Hayden Planetarium
Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 3:00pm to Monday, November 17, 2014 - 2:55pm
Columbia University School of the Arts: Sound Arts MFA Program Open Studios Artists: Carla Cisno Nolan Lem Sound Arts Open Studios is concurrent with...
Prentis Hall, Columbia University
Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 7:30pm
ZERO scholar, Tiziana Caianiello, provides an introduction to Creamcheese (1967–76), a psychedelic discotheque and artists’ meeting place in Düsseldorf.
Guggenheim Museum
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 7:30pm
The Association for the Promotion of New Music (APNM) presents: An Evening of Electronic Music featuring Maurice Wright’s robot opera GALATEA_RESET, along side electro-...
Dixon Place, New York, NY
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 8:00pm to Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 7:55pm
Qubit is excited to present: noise_organ - its first concert of season five, a return to Saint Peter’s Church, with its beautiful sanctuary and incredible organ, built and...
Saint Peter’s Church, 619 Lexington Ave, New York, NY
Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 4:00pm to Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 3:55pm
Victoria Estok (CMC alum) and Ryan Pratt (DMA composition student) present their collaborative project Overtones & Undercurrents as part of Under the Viaduct in...
Cotton Club, New York, NY
Sunday, September 14, 2014 to Saturday, September 20, 2014
CMC affiliates will be presenting at the 2014 joint meeting of the International Computer Music Conference and the Sound and Music Computing Conference in...
Athens, Greece
Friday, September 12, 2014 - 8:00pm to Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 7:55pm
The Stone presents: Rocket Science, featuring Evan Parker, Craig Taborn, Peter Evans, and Sam Pluta.  General admission is $20. 
The Stone, New York, NY
Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 2:00pm to Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 1:55pm
TUNNEL is a collaborative environmental sound installation by CMC/Sound Arts community members Victoria Estok, Dylan Kario, Nolan Lem, Jess Malcom, Ryan Pratt, and Douglas...
Cotton Club, New York, NY
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 7:00pm to Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 6:55pm
Hayden Planetarium Programs presents: SeismoDome: Sights and Sounds of Earthquakes and Global Seismology
Hayden Planetarium
Sunday, May 18, 2014 - 8:00pm to Monday, May 19, 2014 - 7:55pm
Ensemble Pamplemousse presents: Repetitions/Recursions, six works investigating the concept of repetition across broad aesthetic boundaries, reconsidering the usual...
The Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural Center
Monday, May 5, 2014 - 5:00pm to Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 4:55pm
José Echeveste (IRCAM) presents his lecture: Antescofo, A Dynamic Language for Real-Time Musician-Computer Interaction.
Prentis Hall, Columbia University
Sunday, May 4, 2014 to Monday, May 12, 2014
Join Carla Cisno and Nolan Lem, the first class of MFA Sound Arts students, for an exhibition of their work in celebration of the program’s inaugural year.
Prentis Hall, Columbia University
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 8:00pm to Friday, May 2, 2014 - 7:55pm
Yarn/Wire/Currents, a new and ongoing collaboration of ISSUE and the acclaimed piano and percussion quartet Yarn/Wire, continues with the premieres of newly commissioned works for the...
ISSUE Project Room
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Sound Arts, an interdepartmental MFA program offered by the Columbia University School of the Arts Visual Arts Program, in association with the Department of Music and the Computer Music...
Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 10:00am to Sunday, April 27, 2014 - 9:55am
Monthly Music Hackathon NYC & Columbia University Electrical Engineering Department present the 2nd annual: Jazz Hackathon!!! To hack is to make something new by deeply...
Schapiro Center for Engineering and Physical Science Research
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 7:00pm to Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 6:55pm
Rachel Susser presents her Senior Flute Recital: Narrative Through Flute and Electronics. Pieces include:
Sulzberger Parlor, Barnard College
Friday, April 11, 2014 - 7:30pm to Monday, April 14, 2014 - 2:55pm
Sex. Violence. Media. Facebook. What is our modern-day revolution? Heiner Müller wrote Hamletmachine in Germany in 1977 but the question is still pertinent today. 
Schapiro Center for Engineering and Physical Science Research
Friday, April 4, 2014 - 7:30pm
Pianists Tristan McKay and Jade Conlee will give the New York premiere of Nina C. Young’s "Kolokol" for two pianos and electronics.
LeFrak Concert Hall, Queens College
Sunday, March 30, 2014 - 4:00pm to Monday, March 31, 2014 - 3:55pm
Presenting classic repertoires for Japanese heritage instruments and newly commissioned works for Japanese heritage instruments and computer, featuring music by Akira Takaoka and 
Miller Theatre, Columbia University
Friday, March 28, 2014 - 7:30pm
Ghost Ensemble will premier “Robot Wedding” for voice, electronics, accordion, and bass by Sky Macklay.
SpectrumNYC, Brooklyn, NY
Monday, March 24, 2014 to Saturday, March 29, 2014
The Garden of Dreams is a musical and visual installation proposing to the visitors the interactive exploration of dreams coming from all over the world, in many different...
Buell Hall, New York, NY
Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 7:30pm
Ensemble Pamplemousse presents: Escaped Fragments, 5 works revel in acoustic detritus- bursts of glitchy theatrical noisy copycat coupled with silent mimicry.
Dixon Place, New York, NY
Friday, March 14, 2014 - 9:00pm to Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 8:55pm
We are delighted to celebrate the release of two new albums on Carrier Records:
33 Flatbush Avenue, New York, NY
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 8:00pm to Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 7:55pm
What music does the mind make? On Tuesday, March 11th, ArtLab tunes into the sound of synapses with Music + the Mind: a live music-infused experiment in neuroscience.
Cameo Gallery
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 7:00pm to Thursday, February 13, 2014 - 6:55pm
Curiosity3 at Columbia University presents: Sound in Art and Science.
Prentis Hall
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 to Friday, February 14, 2014
Commensurate with the scale of the Noise Non-ference in March 2013, Machine Music is Qubit’s focal point of the 2014 season, highlighting the interstices of a variety of contemporary...
The Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural & Educational Center
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 7:30pm
Qubit presents its season opener.  Works by:
Dixon Place, New York, NY
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 - 8:00pm to Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 7:55pm
Ensemble Pamplemousse plays Klaus Lang and Alvin Lucier.    Alvin Lucier
ISSUE Project Room
Thursday, November 21, 2013 to Sunday, November 24, 2013
Lilith was Adam’s first wife – made from the same clay. But rather than lie below him, she left Eden forever. We know her as queen of the demons, responsible for death in childbirth; and as...
Horace Mann Theatre
Monday, September 30, 2013 - 8:00pm to Wednesday, October 2, 2013 - 7:55pm
Wet Ink Ensemble performs Anthony Braxton and Peter Ablinger, with improvisations by Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Septet.
Friday, September 13, 2013 to Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Friday, September 13 || 8pm & 10pm Peter Evans Quintet – Peter Evans, Jim Black, Ron Stabinsky, Tom Blancarte, and Sam PlutaAdmission: $10
The Stone, New York, NY
Thursday, August 29, 2013 - 8:00pm to Friday, August 30, 2013 - 7:55pm
JACK presents Spirograph Agnew, On Structure, and the Miz’ries (featuring MobMuCorp) in concert. Three distinct approaches to contemporary multimedia performance converge...
JACK, Waverly Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
Monday, May 6, 2013 - 8:00pm to Tuesday, May 7, 2013 - 7:55pm
Come check out Columbia’s very own ElectroAcoustic Ensemble for their last performance of the year, and indeed for most of us as Columbians!
Sulzberger Parlour, Barnard Hall
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 7:00pm to Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 6:55pm
The next dorkbot-nyc meeting will take place at 7pm on Wednesday at Location One in SoHo. This is the LAST DORKBOT OF THE SEASON! Featuring the antigenic drifting...
Location One, SoHo
Sunday, April 14, 2013 - 10:00am to Monday, April 15, 2013 - 9:55am
Composition/Production — a workshop on the sound of music Featuring:
Prentis Hall, Columbia University
Sunday, April 7, 2013 - 8:00pm to Monday, April 8, 2013 - 7:55pm
Like Buckminster Fuller, reversible sweaters, or Mr. Potato Head, Ensemble Pamplemousse’s BLOCKS are a rearrangeable construction of elements. Prefab modules by the...
The Firehouse Space
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 to Saturday, April 6, 2013
The 2013 New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival will be taking place this coming week, April 2 – 6 at venues including the CUNY Graduate Center’s Elebash and Segal...
Friday, March 29, 2013 to Saturday, March 30, 2013
Qubit presents Noise Non-ference: a two-day festival celebrating noise in a variety of media, featuring visual, sonic and written artwork from around the world. ...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 7:00pm to Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 6:55pm
This event—a film screening and commentary—will examine how the research and development of electronic music technologies enabled Europe to develop a strong electronic music culture, both...
International Affairs Building
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 1:00pm to Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 12:55pm
The Rubin presents Best of Brainwave: Why Does Movement Move Us?, a filmed conversation between one of America’s greatest living choreographers, Mark Morris, and Wellesley...
The Rubin Museum of Art
Thursday, February 28, 2013 - 5:30pm
Miller Puckette of the Music Department of University of California: San Diego (UCSD) presents: Some new and old ideas combining voice and live electronics.
Prentis Hall, Columbia University
Thursday, February 14, 2013 - 5:30pm
Ed Osborn discusses his work in sound sculpture, installation and video. His pieces show a tactile sense of space, movement, image and aurality combined with a precise...
Prentis Hall, Columbia University
Friday, February 8, 2013 to Sunday, April 14, 2013
What oscillates? From swinging pendulums to throbbing beats and harmonics, Oscillations are repetitive variations from one state to another that occur usually over time.
Science Gallery, Trinity College, Dublin
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 6:00pm to Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 5:55pm
Come on down to the Computer Music Center for an evening of food, drink, and snazzy performances/demos/videos/etc. Featured CMC (current and alums) guests include:
Prentis Hall, Columbia University
Sunday, December 9, 2012 - 8:00pm to Monday, December 10, 2012 - 7:55pm
Ensemble Pamplemousse invites you, our amazing fans, friends and families to our annual winter time Fun(d)Raiser & 10-Year Celebration!
Brecht Forum, New York City, NY
Friday, December 7, 2012 - 10:00pm to Saturday, December 8, 2012 - 9:55pm
David Adamcyk presents RadioMemento, three new music-theater works.
Dixon Place, New York City, NY
Friday, December 7, 2012 to Sunday, January 20, 2013
Marginal Utility is proud to present forever wild (nest machine), an exhibition of a new project by the New York based artist Douglas Repetto.
Marginal Utility, Philadelphia, PA
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 - 7:00pm to Thursday, December 6, 2012 - 6:55pm
The next dorkbot-nyc meeting will take place at 7pm on Wednesday at Location One in SoHo. The meeting is free and open to the public. Featuring the adiabatic expansions of:
Location One, SoHo
Friday, November 16, 2012 to Saturday, November 17, 2012
INTAR THEATER presents The FIRST INTAR ROOTS & NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL, a forum for some of NYC’s leading and emergent composers, performers, and genre-...
INTAR Theater, New York City, NY
Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 7:30pm
A Conversation with Dan Ellis, Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, Columbia University.
Prentis Hall, Columbia University
Thursday, November 8, 2012 to Saturday, November 10, 2012
The Department of Music at the University of Mary Washington is pleased to host the Second Annual Electroacoustic Barn Dance, a three-day festival of electronic music and...
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, Virginia
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 7:00pm to Thursday, November 8, 2012 - 6:55pm
The next dorkbot-nyc meeting will take place at 7pm on Wednesday at Location One in SoHo. The meeting is free and open to the public. Featuring the Oortcloudian emissions of:
Location One, SoHo
Thursday, October 18, 2012 - 7:30pm
Verse slow. Rapid shift, Verse fast. Slowly other, quick Verse, shift. Again- quick shift, slow. Shift Slowly, again again- quickly verse of slow. Verse version Slowly – shift – short...
Dixon Place, New York City, NY
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 6:30pm
Performing on his Silent Drum and MANO controllers, Jaime Oliver presents four works from 2008-2012 at the National Academy Museum, on the occasion of the exhibition the “Sight of Silence”.
The National Academy Museum
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 7:00pm to Thursday, October 4, 2012 - 6:55pm
The next dorkbot-nyc meeting will take place at 7pm on Wednesday at Location One in SoHo. The meeting is free and open to the public. Featuring the phase space trajectories of:
Location One, SoHo
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 - 8:00pm to Wednesday, September 26, 2012 - 7:55pm
On Structure presents the introduction to a brand-new work as part of EarHeart Music’s opening party.
Roulette, Brooklyn NY
Sunday, September 16, 2012 - 2:30pm
Take an afternoon out to discover your inner monster at this audacious Philly Fringe event: Monsters: A Workshop and Happening!
Penn Museum
Sunday, September 9, 2012 to Friday, September 14, 2012
Columbia music department affiliates present their work at the International Computer Music Conference in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Papers:
Ljubljana, Slovenia
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 8:00pm to Thursday, September 6, 2012 - 7:55pm
Cage100 Festival, day 2: The Noisy CageThe John Cage Variety Show Big Band directed by Miguel Frasconi Featuring: 
The Stone, New York City, NY
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 7:00pm to Thursday, September 6, 2012 - 6:55pm
The next dorkbot-nyc meeting will take place at 7pm on Wednesday at Location One in SoHo. The meeting is free and open to the public. Featuring the world’s second largest living felids:
Location One, SoHo
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 to Friday, May 18, 2012
The ImproTech Paris – NYC 2012 workshop is dedicated to the exploration of the links between musical improvisation and digital technologies.
Monday, March 19, 2012 to Sunday, March 25, 2012
Ghost in the Instrument: Musical Interactivity Festival
Columbia University
Thursday, March 8, 2012 - 8:00pm to Friday, March 9, 2012 - 7:55pm
ISSUE Project Room
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 - 7:00pm to Thursday, February 23, 2012 - 6:55pm
RUBIN MUSEUM OF ART presents “Just Trial and Error” at BRAINWAVE.  Artist Douglas Irving Repetto and cognitive scientist Scott Barry Kaufman have a conversation on...
Rubin Museum of Art
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 - 4:00pm to Wednesday, February 22, 2012 - 3:55pm
Composer, performer, programmer, and CMC Alum Daniel Iglesia will give a talk on his work with art and technology.
Teachers College, Gottseman Library
Friday, February 17, 2012 - 8:00pm to Saturday, February 18, 2012 - 7:55pm
Over the past 10 years, Ensemble Pamplemousse has created a unique and focused sound world. And like the grapefruit, it is juicy, sweet, tender and tart. Fortunately, we are not the only...
ISSUE Project Room
Thursday, February 9, 2012 - 6:00pm to Friday, February 10, 2012 - 5:55pm
The Center of Ethnomusicology and the Computer Music Center Present: “Simulations in Music”, an open lecture by Manuel De Landa.   
Davis Auditorium, Schapiro Center
Thursday, February 9, 2012 to Saturday, February 11, 2012
Sam Pluta presents: American Idols, an installation for 4 electric guitars and many televisions.  The exhibition will run from February 9 – February 11, 2012.  ...
AC Institute
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 - 10:00pm to Thursday, January 26, 2012 - 9:55pm
Bryan Jacobs plays four of his own compositions for electric guitar and electronics. One work will also feature Natacha Diels on flute. Admission to this event is $5. 
The Stone, New York City, NY
Saturday, December 17, 2011 - 8:00pm to Sunday, December 18, 2011 - 7:55pm
Ensemble Pamplemousse is releasing RAANNA JEDAKU on Carrier Records. This double album is a collection of works by the members of Pamplemousse: Rama Gottfried, Andrew...
AC Institute
Sunday, December 11, 2011 - 8:00pm to Monday, December 12, 2011 - 7:55pm
SUNDAY NIGHT SOUND PARTY VI Admission for the evening is $10.   8PM - James Ilgenfritz Trio
The Local 269, New York, NY
Sunday, December 4, 2011 - 6:00pm to Monday, December 5, 2011 - 5:55pm
Downtown Music Gallery
Saturday, December 3, 2011 - 8:00pm to Sunday, December 4, 2011 - 7:55pm
Qubit presents what promises to be an eclectic, yet exciting evening of composers playing their own works for electric guitar.
33 Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn, NY
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 - 8:00pm to Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 7:55pm
Uncanny Valley, a monodrama by Natacha Diels, explores the region where robotic human replicas begin to emulate human characteristics too closely, causing revulsion in...
ISSUE Project Room
Tuesday, November 8, 2011 - 10:00pm to Wednesday, November 9, 2011 - 9:55pm
QUBIT presents: Election Day, improvisations for electric violin, flute, and electronics featuring Noise Occupation and Heather Frasch.   
33 Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn, NY
Sunday, October 16, 2011 - 12:00pm to Monday, October 17, 2011 - 11:55am
Victor Adán and Douglas Repetto are proud to present their collaborative performance project “Tractus” for chamber ensemble and giant ink dripping machines.
Miller Theatre
Friday, October 14, 2011 - 7:00pm to Saturday, October 15, 2011 - 6:55pm
This is the featured “opening reception” for the Expo ’74 Conference; An action-packed evening of performances and demos/installations/research done at the CMC! Presentations and...
Prentis Hall, Columbia University
Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 8:00pm to Friday, September 23, 2011 - 7:55pm
Interpretations presents George Lewis and Wet Ink Ensemble / Morton Subotnick and Tony Martin.    Program:
Roulette, New York City, NY
Thursday, June 16, 2011 to Sunday, September 25, 2011
CCRT (Douglas Repetto and LoVid) has a collaborative sculpture up at Governors Island as part of the Wave(form)s show in the New York Electronic Art Festival.
Governor's Island
Saturday, June 4, 2011 - 8:00pm to Sunday, June 5, 2011 - 7:55pm
Douglas Repetto will play two electric drills in a concert of Larry Polansky’s music at The Stone this weekend! Featuring: 
The Stone, New York, NY
Saturday, May 21, 2011 - 8:00pm to Sunday, May 22, 2011 - 7:55pm
With music by:
Roosevelt Borough Hall, NJ
Friday, May 20, 2011 - 8:00pm to Saturday, May 21, 2011 - 7:55pm
George Lewis and Marina Rosenfeld perform Sour Mash, their collaborative vinyl composition released in 2009 on innova.
The Stone, New York, NY
Thursday, May 12, 2011
UrbanRemix will host a series of workshops and performances in Times Square. The public is invited to capture and contribute sounds from Times Square using the free UrbanRemix apps for...
Times Square
Thursday, April 28, 2011 - 7:00pm to Friday, April 29, 2011 - 6:55pm
16 Beaver Studio
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 9:30pm
The Tank presents Ensemble Pamplemousse. Program:
The Tank, New York, NY
Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 8:00pm to Friday, April 15, 2011 - 7:55pm
Featuring:  Tom Blancarte Louise D.E. Jensen Sam Pluta Damon Holzborn With:
Brooklyn Fire Proof
Saturday, April 9, 2011 - 7:00pm to Sunday, April 10, 2011 - 6:55pm
As part of the Arts Fusion festival, VT Music Department’s new Digital Interactive Sound and Intermedia Studio (DISIS) presents the “Beyond” Spring Benefit Event...
Squires Studio Theatre
Wednesday, March 30, 2011 - 8:00pm to Thursday, March 31, 2011 - 7:55pm
Please join us at 92YTribeca for BioWrong: Creative Misuse of Living Organisms, an evening of historical and contemporary short videos and live performances featuring...
Saturday, February 19, 2011 - 8:00pm to Sunday, February 20, 2011 - 7:55pm
Ensemble Pamplemousse is thrilled to be sharing the evening with one of their very favorite groups, Yarn/Wire, who will be performing works by Eric Wubbels and Kate Soper.
ISSUE Project Room
Friday, February 18, 2011 - 5:00pm to Saturday, February 19, 2011 - 4:55pm
Douglas Repetto will give a talk about his work at the NYU Music and Audio Research Laboratory (MARL).
NYU Steinhardt