Hello, I am a composer and sound designer based in Chicago. My work has been nominated for a New York Drama Desk award and 9 Jeff awards; I have received 3 Jeff Awards, 2 After Dark awards and an Orgie Theatre Award. I am a company member of A Red Orchid Theatre in Chicago, and have also designed at The Goodman Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, Victory Gardens Theatre, The Museum Of Contemporary Art in Chicago, Northlight Theatre, Marriott’s Theatre in Lincolnshire, Noble Fool Theatricals/Fox Valley Rep., Theater Wit, Porchlight Theatre and many others. Regionally I have composed music and designed sound at Barrow Street Theatre (NY), 29th Street Rep. (NY) and theatres in Seattle, Madison, and Milwaukee. In England I have designed in London, Edinburgh, Brighton, and Manchester. I have composed music for film, video, multimedia, and dance, and am active designing and building hardware and software systems for the production and processing of audio.

Getting Started With SooperLooper Tutorial

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After my post My Favorite Free Music And Sound Software, I received several inquiries about tutorials for the software program SooperLooper. Since I am not aware of any tutorials other than the documentation on the SooperLooper website, I prepared this video screencast on Getting Started With SooperLooper. I have included a transcript from the video [...]

The Future Of The Music Industry

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Michael Masnick recently gave this State Of The Music Industry talk at NARM’s 2009 conference. It is a great overview to creating, presenting, and marketing music in new ways that are relevant now. After boiling this down to just a few elements, he presents examples of artists, very well known to virtually unknown, who have [...]

Keeping Sound Live

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Sometimes I think the amount of automation in theatre sound has gone a little too far. Too far in that the sound looses it’s live quality. Too far in that the sound is just a little too polished. Don’t get me wrong, I would NEVER go back to CDs or cassette tapes, or samplers, or [...]

Websites Of Artists Who Work With Sound, Music And Technology

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Here are the websites and blogs of some my favorite artists working with music, sound and technology. I believe the artists are among the most creative and exciting people working in these areas today. Take a look and get to know a little about them and their work. Websites only Nicolas Collins I first found [...]

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