Jeffrey Albert

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 Jeff Albert is a music technologist, composer, improviser, and trombonist based in New Orleans. Jeff is currently a PhD Candidate in the Experimental Music and Digital Media program at Louisiana State University, where he studies with Stephen David Beck and Jesse Allison. He holds degrees from Loyola University - New Orleans, and the University of New Orleans, and has served on the faculty of Xavier University of Louisiana, the University of New Orleans, and Loyola University - New Orleans, where he is currently on the Music Technology faculty. Jeff's electro-acoustic pieces have been performed at Electric LaTex, in recital at LSU, by the New Orleans New Music Ensemble, and by the Laptop Orchestra of Louisiana (LOLs).

Jeff is also active as an improvising trombonist and jazz musician. He performs and records with the Jeff Albert Quartet, has released 2 CDs as co-leader (along with fellow trombonist Jeb Bishop) of the Lucky 7s, and is a member of Hamid Drake's Bindu-Reggaeology band. Jeff is the founder and curator of the Open Ears Music Series, and blogs at Scratch My Brain.