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February 4, 2021: singles "Rodinia" and "Shores of the Golden Beyond", recorded by Modality, released by Missoula Art Museum and Montana Area Music Association, online, posted on Bandcamp

"Rooftops" at Theremin Fest

December 7, 2020: composition Time Garden: Noon: Heart, for computer music, accompanying motion capture dance in virtual reality, a collaboration with dancer Scotty Hardwig and creative coder Zach Duer, presented on the DISIS Concert, online, streamed from Blacksburg, VA

October 19, 2020: composition Time Garden: Morning, for computer music, accompanying motion capture dance in virtual reality, a collaboration with dancer Scotty Hardwig and creative coder Zach Duer, presented at the Virginia Tech Science Festival, online, streamed from Blacksburg, VA

October 10, 2020: LP Megacycles released by Modality, on House of Watts, Missoula, MT

October 8, 2020: performed electric violin and computer, telematically with Modality, streamed between Pulaski, VA and Missoula and Butte, MT, for Theremin Fest, online, streamed from St. Petersburg, Russia

September 21, 2020: paper "The Green Light SONATA: Foundations for Musical Agents Controlling Traffic Signals" presented at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference (ITSC), online, streamed from Rhodes, Greece

August 29-30, 2020: compositions Or Be Forever Fallen, for amplified string quartet, computer, and video, a collaboration with video artist Zach Duer, and composition In Gratitude: III. Peaceful, Flowing, Reflective, for string quartet, recorded by the Beo String Quartet, presented at the Iowa Composers Forum Digital Summer Festival of New Music, online, posted on YouTube

August 28, 2020: composition Time Garden: Morning, for computer music, accompanying motion capture dance in virtual reality, a collaboration with dancer Scotty Hardwig and creative coder Zach Duer, presented at the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Special Interest Group on Programming Languages (SIGPLAN) International Conference on Functional Programming (ICFP) International Workshop on Functional Art, Music, Modelling and Design (FARM), online, streamed from Jersey City, NJ

"For the Love of One" at the Network Music Festival

August 2020: compositions Verdigris I, II, III, & IV, for violin and harmonica, theme music for the Butte, America’s Story, Mining City Reflections, and Life Underground radio series, part of The Verdigris Project, produced by the Butte America Foundation, KBMF, and the Butte-Silver Bow Archives, in Butte, MT

July 16, 2020: performed electric violin and computer, telematically with Modality, streamed between Blacksburg, VA and Missoula and Butte, MT, for the Network Music Festival, online, streamed from Newcastle Upon Tyne, England

June 26, 2020: composition In Gratitude: III. Peaceful, Flowing, Reflective, for string quartet, performed by the Beo String Quartet, at the Charlotte New Music Festival, online, streamed from Pittsburg, PA

June 22-27, 2020: taught the Max Computer Music Workshop, with Christopher Dobrian, at the Charlotte New Music Festival, online

June 8, 2020: composition Or Be Forever Fallen, for amplified string quartet, computer, and video, a collaboration with video artist Zach Duer, recorded by the Beo String Quartet, formatted with spatial audio and immersive video, online, posted on YouTube

"Everything Utopian" on Bandcamp; art by NoJay

May 30, 2020: composition Meadows of Dan, for trombone and computer, presented at the Society for ElectroAcoustic Music in the United States (SEAMUS) National Conference, online

May 6, 2020: single "Everything Utopian" released by Modality, online, posted on Bandcamp

January 21, 2020: composition Or Be Forever Fallen, for amplified string quartet, computer, and video, a collaboration with video artist Zach Duer, performed by the Beo String Quartet, at Steamworks Creative in Gibsonia, PA

January 15, 2020: composition Or Be Forever Fallen, for amplified string quartet, computer, and video, a collaboration with video artist Zach Duer, performed by the Beo String Quartet, at Sherwood Oaks in Cranberry Township, PA

In Gratitude at the Recital Salon

December 9, 2019: composition Multiplication of Machines: IV. Pendulum, for amplified cello and computer, performed with cellist Alan Weinstein, on the DISIS Concert, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

November 30, 2019: composition Current Threat Level, for computer music, presented, on the Il Suono Delle Lingue, Contemporanea, Antico Teatro Sociale G. Arrigoni, San Vito al Tagliamento, Italy

November 11, 2019: paper "Green Light SONATA: Improvisation at the Intersection of Art and Science", a collaboration with transportation engineer and oudist Montasir Abbas, qanunist Anne Elise Thomas, and transportation engineer Qichao Wang, published in the online journal Ground Works by The Alliance for the Arts in Research (a2ru)

October 20, 2019: composition Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, a collaboration with choreographer Nicole Bradley Browning, animator and video artist Amber Bushnell, poet and reciter Mark Gibbons, and dancer Allison Herther, based on research by limnologist Mark Lorang, presented, on the Sunday Night Multimedia Series, Reynolds Recital Hall, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT

October 20, 2019: composition Current Threat Level, for computer music, presented, on the Il Suono Delle Lingue, Contemporanea, Teatro San Giorgio, Udine, Italy

October 16, 2019: composition In Gratitude, for string quartet, premiered by violinists Charles Castleman and John Irrera, violist Molly Wilkens-Reed, and cellist Alan Weinstein, at Eastern Divide, Blacksburg, VA

October 15, 2019: composition In Gratitude, for string quartet, premiered by violinists Charles Castleman and John Irrera, violist Molly Wilkens-Reed, and cellist Alan Weinstein, at the Recital Salon, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

September 14, 2019: compositions Multiplication of Machines: I. Pistons, for amplified violin and computer, III. Springs, for amplified violin, cello, piano, and computer, and IV. Pendulum, for amplified cello and computer, performed with the Kandinsky Trio, at Olin Hall Theater, Roanoke College, Salem, VA

It does not shy away from the sword at Bryant Hall

July 9, 2019: paper "The Art and Science of Soundscape Auralization for High Density Loudspeaker Arrays", a collaboration with Tanner Upthegrove and Mike Roan, presented at and published in the conference proceedings of the International Congress on Sound and Vibration, Montréal, Canada

June 21, 2019: composition It does not shy away from the sword, for bass clarinet and marimba, premiered by Transient Canvas, at Bryant Hall, Charlotte New Music Festival, Charlotte, NC

June 17-29, 2019: taught the Max Computer Music Workshop, with Ronald Parks, at the Charlotte New Music Festival, Charlotte, NC

Flutter, Pulse, and Flight at the Taube Atrium Theater

May 7, 2019: composition Pistons, for violin and computer, performed with Darragh Morgan, on the DISIS Concert, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

May 6, 2019: awarded the Albert L. Sturm Award for Excellence in Performance and Creative Arts, from the Mu of Virginia chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, Blaksburg, VA

April 8, 2019: composition Meadows of Dan, for trombone and computer, premiered with William Lang, on the Music on Mondays concert series, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

April 5-7, 2019: composition Shakespeare's Garden, for immersive processed environmental sounds and recorded acting, accompanying projected graphic design, a collaboration with directors Amanda Nelson and Natasha Staley, graphic designer Meaghan Dee, and media engineer Tanner Upthegrove, installed at the ACCelerate Smithsonian Creativity and Innovation Festival, National Museum of American History, Washington, DC

March 1, 2019: performed electric violin and computer, telematically with Modality, at the Missoula Art Museum, Missoula, MT

March 1, 2019: performed composition Upstream, for electric violin and jazz band, with the Virginia Tech Jazz Ensemble, director Jason Crafton, at the Lyric Theatre, Blacksburg, VA

February 11, 2019: composition Flutter, Pulse, and Flight, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, and computer, premiered by Earplay, at the Taube Atrium Theater, San Francisco, CA

Badstar at the Cube

December 16, 2018: LP The Moruvians released by Lazertüth and Modality, on House of Watts, Missoula, MT

December 3, 2018: composition Shakespeare's Garden, for processed environmental sounds, recorded acting, and video of the Shakespeare's Garden art installation, a collaboration with directors Amanda Nelson and Natasha Staley, graphic designer Meaghan Dee, lighting designer John Ambrosone, and media engineer Tanner Upthegrove, presented, on the DISIS Concert, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

November 1, 2018: composition and research Traffic Sonata, for amplified violin, oud, and qanun, sonified traffic data, and traffic simulations, a collaboration with transportation engineer and oudist Montasir Abbas, qanunist Anne Elise Thomas, and transportation engineer Qichao Wang, presented at the National Conference of the Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities, UGA Center, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

October 11-13, 2018: performed structured improvisation Badstar: A Concert of Immersive Audio and Video, an hour show in three movements, inspired by fusion, old-time and noise, and drone metal, for electric violin, electric banjo, electric guitar, electronic drums, and computers, with multiple projections of interactive processed video mapped to custom architecture, a collaboration with banjoist and composer Holland Hopson, guitarist and composer André Foisy, drummer Denver Nuckolls, video artist Zach Duer, and architect Jon Rugh, in the 134.2 spatial audio system of the Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

October 10, 2018: composition Shakespeare's Garden, for processed environmental sounds and recorded acting, presented on the ICAT + Envelop: Exchange, Envelop, San Francisco, CA

September 23, 2018: composition Pistons, for violin and computer, performed by Darragh Morgan, on the Plumstead Peculiar Concert Series, The Ascension Church, London, England

Anselmo at 100th Anniversary Hall

August 8-9, 2018: performed compositions Anselmo, for electric violin, interactive computer music, and processed video, a collaboration with video artist Jay Bruns / nojay, and What Bends, for interactive computer music and processed video, a collaboration with video artist Zach Duer, and presented Shakespeare's Garden, for processed environmental sounds, performed poetry, and video of the Shakespeare's Garden art installation, a collaboration with directors Amanda Nelson and Natasha Staley, graphic designer Meaghan Dee, lighting designer John Ambrosone, and media engineer Tanner Upthegrove, and Beyond the Dark, for computer music and video of the Dense Space art installation, a collaboration with architect Paola Zellner Bassett, at the Audio Engineering Society International Conference on Spatial Reproduction, 100th Anniversary Hall, Tokyo Denki University and Studio B, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo, Japan

August 8, 2018: presented paper "Spatialization Pipeline for Digital Audio Workstations with Three Spatialization Techniques", a collaboration with Tanner Upthegrove and Mike Roan, at the Audio Engineering Society International Conference on Spatial Reproduction, Tokyo Denki University, Tokyo, Japan

August 6-10, 2018: composition Beyond the Dark, for computer music and video of the Dense Space art installation, a collaboration with architect Paola Zellner Bassett, presented at the International Computer Music Conference, Lotte Facade, Daegu, Korea

June 29, 2018: composition Bluestone, for alto saxophone, electric guitar, piano, and drum set, performed by Hypercube, at the Charlotte New Music Festival, Myers Park Presbyterian Church, Charlotte, NC

June 18-30, 2018: taught the Max Computer Music Workshop, with Ronald Parks, at the Charlotte New Music Festival, Charlotte, NC

June 3, 2018: composition Tsuga, for solo piano, performed by Richard Steinbach, at the Iowa Music Teachers Association Annual State Conference, Voxman Concert Hall, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Shakespeare's Garden at the Cube

May 1, 2018: performed composition Traffic Sonata, for amplified violin, oud, and qanun, sonified traffic data, and traffic simulations, with transportation engineer and oudist Montasir Abbas, qanunist Anne Elise Thomas, and transportation engineer Qichao Wang, on the DISIS Concert, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

April 30, 2018: composition Traffic Sonata, for amplified violin, oud, and qanun, sonified traffic data, and traffic simulations, a collaboration with transportation engineer and oudist Montasir Abbas, qanunist Anne Elise Thomas, and transportation engineer Qichao Wang, presented for ICAT Day, Francis T. Eck Exhibition Corridor, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

April 30 - June 9, 2018: composition Traffic Sonata, for amplified violin, oud, and qanun, sonified traffic data, and traffic simulations, a collaboration with transportation engineer and oudist Montasir Abbas, qanunist Anne Elise Thomas, and transportation engineer Qichao Wang, presented for ICAT: Open (at the) Source: Trace, Francis T. Eck Exhibition Corridor, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

March 22-24, 2018: composition Shakespeare's Garden, for immersive processed environmental sounds and recorded acting, accompanying projected graphic design, and theatrical lighting, a collaboration with directors Amanda Nelson and Natasha Staley, graphic designer Meaghan Dee, lighting designer John Ambrosone, and media engineer Tanner Upthegrove, installed in the Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

January 22, 2018 - present: composition Beyond the Dark, for computer music, accompanying the Dense Space art installation, a collaboration with architect Paola Zellner Bassett, installed at the The Science Music of Western Virginia, Roanoke, VA

January 4, 2018: awarded the Distinguished Composer of the Year, from the Iowa Music Teachers Association and the Iowa Composers Forum, Iowa City, IA

Beyond the Dark at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History

December 11, 2017: composition Beyond the Dark, for computer music and video of the Dense Space art installation, a collaboration with architect Paola Zellner Bassett, presented on the DISIS Concert, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

December 1, 2017: performed compositions Upstream and Chicken and Grits, for electric violin and jazz band, with the Washington & Jefferson Jazz Ensemble, director Kyle Simpson, at the Olin Fine Arts Center, Washington & Jefferson College, Washington, PA

November 16, 2017: composition Or Be Forever Fallen, for amplified string quartet, computer, and video, a collaboration with video artist Zach Duer, premiered by the Beo String Quartet, in the Anne and Ellen Fife Theatre, Moss Arts Center, Blacksburg, VA

October 21, 2017: composition What Bends, for computer music and video, a collaboration with video artist Zach Duer, presented at the International Composers and Interactive Artists One Voice, Two Lands Concert, Benzaquen Hall, The DiMenna Center for Classical Music, New York, NY

October 13-15, 2017: composition Beyond the Dark, for computer music, accompanying the Dense Space art installation, a collaboration with architect Paola Zellner Bassett, presented at the ACCelerate Smithsonian Creativity and Innovation Festival, Smithsonian National Museum of American History, Washington, DC

September 16, 2017: composition Wunderkammer, for oboe, clarinet, bassoon, and computer music, performed by the PEN Trio, at Ford-Crawford Hall, Jacobs School of Music, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

September 15, 2017: composition Wunderkammer, for oboe, clarinet, bassoon, and computer music, performed by the PEN Trio, at Eidson-Duckwall Recital Hall, Butler University, Indianapolis, IN

September 18, 2017 - February 5, 2018: composition Underlying Space, for computer music, accompanying the 30x30 art installation, a collaboration with architect Paola Zellner Bassett, presented at the AIA Women in Leadership Summit, American Institute of Architects National Headquarters, Washington, DC

September 13, 2017: composition Wunderkammer, for oboe, clarinet, bassoon, and computer music, performed by the PEN Trio, on the Bullock Performance Institute Concert Series, Dalton Center Recital Hall, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

September 12, 2017: composition Wunderkammer, for oboe, clarinet, bassoon, and computer music, performed by the PEN Trio, at Sursa Hall, Ball State University, Muncie, IN

September 11, 2017 - February 5, 2018: composition Underlying Space, for computer music, accompanying the 30x30 art installation, a collaboration with architect Paola Zellner Bassett, presented at the Kibel Gallery, School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

In the waiting room of America at Rowe Recital Hall

August 12 and 26 and September 16, 2017: composition Eulogy (Risset), for computer music and processed video, a collaboration with video artist Jay Bruns / nojay, presented at the Atlanterium AV Festival, Woodruff Park, Piedmont Park, and The Mammal Gallery, Atlanta, GA

July 1, 2017: composition Pendulum, for clarinet and computer, performed with Jessica Lindsey, at the Charlotte New Music Festival, Lenny Boy Brewing Co., Charlotte, NC

June 30, 2017: presented lecture "Expanding Expressive Potential with Digital Technology", at the Charlotte New Music Festival, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC

June 26, 2017: composition In the waiting room of America, for baritone voice, trumpet, trombone, and bass clarinet, a collaboration with poet Erika Meitner, performed by loadbang, at the Charlotte New Music Festival, Rowe Recital Hall, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC

June 19 - July 1, 2017: taught the Max Computer Music Workshop, with Ronald Parks, at the Charlotte New Music Festival, Charlotte, NC

Wunderkammer at Bloch Hall

May 20, 2017: presented workshop "3D Audio for Artists and Musicians", with Eric Lyon, Michael Roan, and Tanner Upthegrove, at Moogfest, American Tobacco Campus Bay 7, Durham, NC

May 20, 2017: performed compositions Anselmo and What Bends, for electric violin, interactive computer music, and processed video, collaborations with video artists Jay Bruns / nojay and Zach Duer, at Moogfest, American Tobacco Campus Bay 7, Durham, NC

May 19, 2017: presented panel "The Study and Applications of Spatial Audio", with Eric Lyon, Michael Roan, and Tanner Upthegrove, at Moogfest, Carolina Theatre Cinema 1, Durham, NC

May 6, 2017: performed composition What Bends, for electric violin and interactive computer music, accompanying performed poetry, motion capture dance, animation, and processed video, a collaboration with poet and reciter Erika Meitner, choreographer and dancer Rachel Rugh, and video artist Zach Duer, at the DISIS Anniversary Concert, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

May 5, 2017: composition Eulogy (Risset), for computer music and processed video, a collaboration with video artist Jay Bruns / nojay, presented at the Echofluxx Festival of New Media, Music, and Art, Paralelní Polis, Prague, Czech Republic

May 1, 2017: performed composition What Bends, for electric violin and interactive computer music, accompanying performed poetry, motion capture dance, animation, and processed video, a collaboration with poet and reciter Erika Meitner, choreographer and dancer Rachel Rugh, and video artist Zach Duer, with dancers Katy Gaines, Barbara Tait, and Eric Mullis, at the Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

April 29, 2017: composition Epimetheus Gift, for amplified bassoon and computer, performed by Steve Vacchi, at the Birmingham Electroacoustic Sound Theatre Festival (BEAST FEaST), Elgar Concert Hall, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK

April 20, 2017: composition Epimetheus Gift, for amplified bassoon and computer, performed by Steve Vacchi, at the Society for ElectroAcoustic Music in the United States (SEAMUS) National Conference, Ritsche Auditorium, Saint Cloud State University, Saint Cloud, MN

March 11, 2017: performed composition What Bends, for electric violin and interactive computer music, accompanying performed poetry, motion capture dance, animation, and processed video, a collaboration with poet and reciter Erika Meitner, choreographer and dancer Rachel Rugh, and video artist Zach Duer, with dancers Barbara Tait and Eric Mullis, in conjunction with the "Extreme Appalachia" Appalachian Studies Conference, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

February 10, 2017: performed compositions Eulogy (Risset), for interactive computer music and processed video, and Anselmo, for electric violin, interactive computer music, electronics, and processed video, with video artist and computer musician Jay Bruns / nojay, at the Root Signals Festival, Carter Recital Hall, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA

February 7, 2017: composition Wunderkammer, for oboe, clarinet, bassoon, and computer music, performed by the PEN Trio, at Bloch Hall, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

February 6, 2017: composition Wunderkammer, for oboe, clarinet, bassoon, and computer music, performed by the PEN Trio, at the West Virginia Folklife Center, Fairmont State University, Fairmont, WV

Il Prete Rosso at CCRMA Stage

October 14, 2016: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed by Sarah Plum, at Electronic Music Midwest, Lewis University, Romeoville, IL

October 5, 2016: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed by Sarah Plum, at CCRMA Stage, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

September 30, 2016: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed by Sarah Plum, at SummerMusic, Mary Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

September 28, 2016: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed by Sarah Plum, at SummerMusic, Sheslow Auditorium, Drake University, Des Moines, IA

September 24, 2016: presented lecture "Expanding Expressive Potential with Digital Technology", at the West Fork New Music Festival, Fairmont State University, Fairmont, WV

September 23, 2016: composition Epithalamion, for mezzo-soprano and violin, performed by Jenifer Weber and John Morrison, at the West Fork New Music Festival, Fairmont State University, Fairmont, WV

At the Boundary at National Sawdust

August 22, 2016: LP Under the Shadow of This Red Rock released by Modality, on House of Watts, Missoula, MT

August 19, 2016: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, telematically with Modality, at Ole Beck VFW Post 209, Missoula, MT

August 6, 2016: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, with Modality, with dancers Claire Constantikes and Cambria McMillan-Zapf, at Cube Fest, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

August 3, 2016: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, with Modality, at Scarlet & Grey Cafe, Columbus, OH

August 2, 2016: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, with Modality, with Robin Cox and Ben Smith, in the Big Tent, at Basile Opera Center, Indianapolis, IN

August 1, 2016: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, with Modality, at Burlington Bar, Chicago, IL

July 30, 2016: presented lecture "Expanding Expressive Potential with Digital Technology", the DAT (Digital and Analog Technologies) Music Conference, Roxy Theater, Missoula, MT

July 29, 2016: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, with Modality, at the DAT (Digital and Analog Technologies) Music Conference, Stage 112, Missoula, MT

July 5-18, 2016: artist residency, at the Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts, Saratoga, WY

June 27, 2016: composition Current Threat Level, for computer music and video, presented at the Sala Accademica, Conservatorio di Musica Santa Cecilia, Rome, Italy

June 10, 2016: composition At the Boundary, for amplified string quartet and computer, performed by the Beo String Quartet, at the Charlotte New Music Festival, Tate Hall, Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC

June 8, 2016: presented lecture "Composition for Instrumental Ensembles, Computer Music Systems, and Combinations of the Two", at the Charlotte New Music Festival, Charlotte, NC

June 6-10, 2016: taught the Composers Workshop, at the Charlotte New Music Festival, Charlotte, NC

June 5, 2016: composition At the Boundary, for amplified string quartet and computer, performed by the Klang String Quartet, at the NY Phil Biennial, New York City Electronic Music Festival, National Sawdust, Brooklyn, NY

June 4, 2016: performed composition Community Trust, structured improvisation for laptop ensemble, with the Charlotte New Music Festival Laptop Ensemble, at the Charlotte New Music Festival, Arts Factory, Johnson C. Smith University, Charlotte, NC

May 30 - June 4, 2016: taught the Max Computer Music Workshop, with Ronald Parks and David Schneider, at the Charlotte New Music Festival, Charlotte, NC

May 15, 2016: exhibited installation Describe the Sky to me…, a collaboration with artist Marie Yoho Dorsey, at Art in the Open, Schuylkill Banks, Philadelphia, PA

May 12, 2016: composition Commencement Address, for double brass quintet, performed by the Virginia Tech Brass Ensemble, Graduate School Commencement Ceremony, Cassell Coliseum, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

May 2, 2016: composition Epimetheus Gift, for amplified bassoon and computer, premiered by Steve Vacchi, DISIS Concert, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

March 28, 2016: compositions At the Boundary, for amplified string quartet and computer, performed with the Flux Quartet, Gestures, for solo violin, performed by Nicole Paglialonga, What we think of, when we think about ourselves, is a story., for solo piano, performed by Richard Masters, and Mountain Dance Suite, for clarinet, violin, and piano, performed by clarinetist Phillip Paglialonga, violinist Nicole Paglialonga, and pianist Tracy Cowden, Music on Mondays Concert Series, Recital Salon, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

March 13, 2016: composition What we think of, when we think about ourselves, is a story., for solo piano, performed by Richard Masters, Brookline Library Artist Series, Brookline, MA

March 12 - April 8, 2016: installation Describe the Sky to me…, with artist Marie Yoho Dorsey, exhibited at the Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

March 10, 2016: composition What we think of, when we think about ourselves, is a story., for solo piano, performed by Richard Masters, Curry College, Boston, MA

March 2, 2016: composition What we think of, when we think about ourselves, is a story., for solo piano, performed by Richard Masters, San Fernando Campus, University of Trinidad and Tobago

February 27, 2016: composition Chicken and Grits, for amplified cello, marimba, and Jazz band, performed by cellist Liz Burns, percussionist Jennifer Hotz, and the Winthrop University Jazz Ensemble, director Tracy Patterson, College Music Society Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC

February 27, 2016: panel "Transformation and Preservation: Integrating Music Technology into Traditional Music Degree Programs", presented with Elainie Lillios and Ronald Parks, College Music Society Mid Atlantic Regional Conference, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC

February 26, 2016: composition At the Boundary, for amplified string quartet and computer, performed with violinists Tatiana Karpova and Judy Meister, violist Kirsten Swanson, and cellist Tanja Bechtler, College Music Society Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC

February 26, 2016: guest composer lecture "Extending Musical Virtuosity with Computer Interactivity", presented at the College Music Society Mid Atlantic Regional Conference, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC

February 20, 2016: composition What we think of, when we think about ourselves, is a story., for solo piano, performed by Richard Masters, Lambda Horizon Scholarship Fundraiser, Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Blacksburg, VA

February 16, 2016: composition Gestures, for solo violin, performed by Nicole Paglialonga, UCF Art Gallery, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

February 11, 2016: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed with Sarah Plum, Society for Electroacoustic Music in the United States National Conference, Emma Kelly Theater, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA

January 28, 2016: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, telematically with Modality, at Ole Beck VFW Post 209, Missoula, MT

December 18, 2015: composition Commencement Address, for double brass quintet, performed by the Virginia Tech Brass Ensemble, Graduate School Commencement Ceremony, Cassell Coliseum, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

December 7, 2015: composition Satisfaction Guaranteed, structured improvisation for amplified tap dancer, motion capture system, and laptop ensemble, performed by Ann Kilkelly and the Linux Laptop Orchestra (L2Ork), director Ivica Ico Bukvic, DISIS Concert, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

November 23-24, 2015: workshop on Max programming and lecture "Extending Musical Virtuosity with Computer Interactivity", taught at Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR

November 14, 2015: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed with Sarah Plum, Society of Composers, Inc. National Conference, School of Music, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

November 5, 2015: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed with Sarah Plum, College Music Society National Conference, Informatics and Communications Technology Complex, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, IN

October 17, 2015: composition Playground, for computer music and video, with video artists Amber Bushnell and Charles Raffety, presented at the Taukay Edizioni Musicali Contemporanea Festival, Teatro San Giorgio, Udine, Italy

October 17, 2015: compositions This Edge, for computer music and video, with video artist Joan Grossman, and Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, with choreographer Nicole Bradley Browning, animator and video artist Amber Bushnell, poet and reciter Mark Gibbons, and dancer Allison Herther, based on research by limnologist Mark Lorang, presented at the International Composers and Interactive Artists Concert, Foundation for Emerging Technologies and Arts 12 Nights Concert Series, Center for Visual Communication Project Space, Miami, FL

October 3, 2015: composition Satisfaction Guaranteed, structured improvisation for laptop ensemble, performed by the Linux Laptop Orchestra (L2Ork), director Ivica Ico Bukvic, Electroacoustic Barn Dance, Eyeclopes, Fredericksburg, VA

September 25, 2015: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed with Sarah Plum, International Computer Music Conference, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

July 31, 2015: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, telematically with Modality, at the DAT (Digital and Analog Technologies) Music Conference, Missoula, MT

July 25, 2015: composition Montana Dance Suite: I. Step-Dancing at the M&M, for clarinet, violin, and piano, performed by the Sapphire Trio, ClarinetFest, Conde Duque, Madrid, Spain

July 3, 2015: composition This Edge, for computer music and video, presented at the Festa Europea Della Musica, University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy

June 28, 2015: composition This Edge, for computer music and video, presented at the New York City Electronic Music Festival, Abrons Arts Center, New York, NY

June 26, 2015: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed with Sarah Plum, New York City Electronic Music Festival, Abrons Arts Center, New York, NY

June 25, 2015: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed with Sarah Plum, Spectrum, New York, NY

June 13, 2015: composition Community Trust, structured improvisation for laptop ensemble, performed by the Charlotte New Music Festival Laptop Ensemble, Charlotte New Music Festival, Arts Factory, Johnson C. Smith University, Charlotte, NC

June 8-13, 2015: taught the Max Computer Music Workshop, with Ronald Parks and David Schneider, Charlotte New Music Festival, Charlotte, NC

May 19, 2015: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed with Sarah Plum, Center for New Music, San Francisco, CA

May 15, 2015: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed with Sarah Plum, School of Music and Dance, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

May 15, 2015: composition Commencement Address, for double brass quintet, performed by the Virginia Tech Brass Ensemble, Graduate School Commencement Ceremony, Cassell Coliseum, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

May 13, 2015: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed with Sarah Plum, Music Department, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA

May 4, 2015: composition Current Threat Level, for computer music and video, presented on the DISIS Concert, ICAT Day, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

April 26, 2015: composition Gestures, five movements for solo violin, performed by Nicole Paglialonga, Great Falls College Montana State University, Great Falls, MT

April 17, 2015: keynote lecture "Mapping Sensors to Musical Parameters", presented at the Virginia Governor’s School Maker Conference, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

April 10-11, 2015: composition Naos Tou Olympiou Dios, for computer music, with choreography by Audra Allen and J. Lillian Gray, presented at 60x60 Dance Louisiana, Dance Department, Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts, Natchitoches, LA

March 29, 2015: composition Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, presented at the Poznan Music Spring International Festival "Poznanska Wiosna Muzyczna", Sala Blekitna, Akademii Muzycznej, Poznan, Poland

March 27, 2015: composition Unimagined Bridges, for band, choir, handbells, and computer music, performed by the Blacksburg High School Band and Blacksburg Middle School Choir, Society for Electroacoustic Music in the United States National Conference, Fife Theatre, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

March 14, 2015: composition Playground, for computer music and video, presented at the Play Festival and Symposium, Oberlin College and Conservatory, Oberlin, OH

March 4, 2015: composition Chicken and Grits, for electric cello, marimba, and Jazz band, performed by electric cellist Alan Weinstein, percussionist Annie Stevens, Virginia Tech Jazz Ensemble, director Jason Crafton, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

February 28, 2015: composition Current Threat Level, for computer music and video, presented at the World Electro-Acoustic Listening Room, Recital Hall, California State University, Fullerton, CA

February 19, 2015: composition Gestures, for solo violin, performed by Nicole Paglialonga, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL

February 12, 2015: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, telematically with Modality, at Ole Beck VFW Post 209, Missoula, MT

December 19, 2014: composition Commencement Address, for double brass quintet, premiered by the Virginia Tech Brass Ensemble, Graduate School Commencement Ceremony, Cassell Coliseum, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

December 5, 2014: composition Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, presented at the Bristol University Loudspeaker Orchestra Sonic Voyages: Surprise Concert, Victoria Rooms, Bristol, England

December 1, 2014: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed with violinist Sarah Plum, DISIS Concert, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

December 1, 2014: performed electric violin, with violinist Sarah Plum at Virginia Tech and telematically with players at the University of Virginia, at the Fall DISIS Concert, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

December 1, 2014: lecture "Recent Interactive Computer Music Compositions and Telematic Performances", presented telematically at the Research Forum on Distance and Interaction, ZeroSpace Conference, OpenGrounds, McIntire Department of Music, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

November 11, 2014: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed with Sarah Plum, Present~Continuous New Music Ensemble Concert, Recital Hall, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC

November 11, 2014: lecture "Extending Musical Virtuosity with Computer Interactivity", presented at New Music Greensboro, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC

November 8, 2014: composition Il Prete Rosso, for amplified violin, motion sensor, and computer, performed with Sarah Plum, Third Practice Festival, Camp Concert Hall, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA

October 27, 2014: composition Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, presented at the TripleCCRMA Festival, CCRMA Stage, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

October 20, 2014: composition Multiplication of Machines: IV. Circuits, for flute, bass clarinet, violin, cello, piano, and computer, performed with the Temple New Music Ensemble, Rock Hall, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

October 20, 2014: lecture "Extending Musical Virtuosity with Computer Interactivity", presented at conTemplum, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

October 18, 2014: lecture "Extending Musical Virtuosity with Computer Interactivity", presented at the Creator/Interpreter Lecture Series, Turner Jazz Center, Drake University, Des Moines, IA

October 9, 2014: presented paper "Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum: Translating limnology to performed and fixed multimedia" telematically at the Korean ElectroAcoustic Music Society Annual Conference, Seoul National University, Seoul, S. Korea

September 19, 2014: composition Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, presented at the International Computer Music Conference, Odeon Starcity, Athens, Greece

September 15, 2014: presented poster and paper "Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum: a Multimedia Collaboration, with Sonified Data, Computer-Processed Narration, and Electric Violin" at the International Computer Music Conference, Odeon Starcity, Athens, Greece

July 28-31, 2014: workshop on electroacoustic musical instrument design, taught at the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology Maker Camp, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

July 10, 2014: composition Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, presented at the Australasian Computer Music Conference, Federation Hall, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, Australia

June 23, 2014: composition Bells Resound, for string quartet, performed by the Cascade String Quartet, and composition Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, presented at the Big Sky Alive Festival, Myrna Loy Theatre, Helena, MT

June 23, 2014: composition Bells Resound, for string quartet, performed by the Cascade String Quartet, Big Sky Alive Festival, Montana State Capital, Helena, MT

June 19, 2014: composition Satisfaction Guaranteed, structured improvisation for laptop ensemble, performed with the University of Rome Laptop Ensemble, and composition Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, presented at the Festa Europea Della Musica, University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy

June 16-19, 2014: workshop "Max Programming for Laptop Ensemble Structured Improvisation", taught at Performing the Space: Integration Among the Arts, University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy

June 14, 2014: compositions Satisfaction Guaranteed, structured improvisation for laptop ensemble, performed with the Charlotte New Music Festival Laptop Ensemble, and Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, presented at the Charlotte New Music Festival, Snug Harbor, Charlotte, NC

June 10-14, 2014: taught the Max Computer Music Workshop, with Ronald Parks and David Schneider, Charlotte New Music Festival, Charlotte, NC

June 4, 2014: composition Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, presented at the New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival, Abrons Arts Center, New York, NY

May 23 - July 9, 2014: art installation Kimono Layers, for computer music and video, with Marie Yoho Dorsey, exhibited at the Dairy Center for the Arts, Boulder, CO

May 23, 2014: composition At the Boundary, for string quartet and computer, performed with the Third Angle Ensemble, New Ideas in Music concert, Alberta Rose Theater, Portland, OR

May 5, 2014: composition Playground, for computer music and video, presented on the DISIS Concert, ICAT Day, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

April 18, 2014: performed laptop, for structured improvisations by Chris Kurmel, Alex Little, Erik Rodriguez, Paul Sathre, and Mark Soler, with the Linux Laptop Orchestra (L2Ork), at the Undergraduate Research Conference, Graduate Life Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

April 13, 2014: performed laptop, for structured improvisation by Chris Kurmel, with the Linux Laptop Orchestra (L2Ork), at the Exposition Concert, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

March, 28, 2014: composition Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, presented at the Society for Electroacoustic Music in the United States National Conference, Beckham Hall, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

March 25, 2014: performed laptop, for structured improvisations by Brock Allen, Ivica Ico Bukvic, Wisdom Ebirim, Erfan Faneian, Mason Gottschalk, Chris Kurmel, Alex Little, Eric Lyon, Erik Rodriguez, and Paul Sathre, with the Linux Laptop Orchestra (L2Ork), soprano Lee Heuermann, and percussionist Annie Stevens, at the Marginal Arts Festival, Roanoke Art Works, Roanoke, VA

March 1, 2014: composition Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, presented at the EcoSono Biomes Concert, California State University, Fullerton, CA

February 22, 2014: performed laptop, for structured improvisations by Brock Allen, Wisdom Ebirim, Erfan Faneian, Mason Gottschalk, Chris Kurmel, and Paul Sathre, with the Linux Laptop Orchestra (L2Ork), at the National Student Electronic Music Event, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA

February 22, 2014: keynote lecture "Composing Human-Computer Interactivity for Musical Performance", presented at the National Student Electronic Music Event, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA

February 17, 2014: composition Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music and video, presented on the DISIS Concert, ICAT Day, Cube, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

January 22, 2014: award, Finalist for the New Ideas in Music Competition, composition At the Boundary, for string quartet and computer, Third Angle Ensemble, Portland, OR

December 31, 2013: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, with Modality, at First Night Missoula, Zootown Arts Community Center, Missoula, MT

December 5 & 6, 2013: performed laptop, for structured improvisations by Brock Allen, Wisdom Ebirim, Erfan Faneian, Mason Gottschalk, Chris Kurmel, and Paul Sathre, with the Linux Laptop Orchestra (L2Ork), at the Moss Arts Center, Blacksburg, VA

November 9-10, 2013: composition Nicolo, Jimi, and John, for amplified viola, computer, and orchestra, premiered with violist Brett Deubner and the Missoula Symphony Orchestra, director Darko Butorac, Dennison Theatre, Missoula, MT

October 28 - November 24, 2013: installation This Edge I Have To Jump, for computer music and four-screen video, with video artist Joan Grossman, composer Eric Lyon, and programmer Carol Burch-Brown, exhibited at the Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

October 26, 2013: composition Playground, for computer music and video, presented at the Electronic Music Midwest, Kansas City Kansas Community College, Kansas City, KS

September 20, 2013: composition Posture, for computer music and video, with choreographer Amy Ragsdale and the Montana Transport Company, presented at EMUfest Praeludium, Conservatorio di Roma "Santa Cecilia", Rome, Italy

September, 2013: compositions Pendulum, for clarinet and interactive computer-processing, performed by clarinetist Arianna Tieghi, and Så Vadå, for alto saxophone and bass clarinet, performed by saxophonist Michele Bianchini and clarinetist Guido Arbonelli, released on CD The Namaste Ensemble: No Borders Quartet, "In Memoriam Dinu Ghezzo", by International Arts Educators Forum and International Composers Interactive Artists

July 8 - August 2, 2013: artist residency, at the Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts, Saratoga, WY

June 23, 2013: composition Playground, for computer music and video, presented at the Festa Europea Della Musica, University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy

May 8-11, 2013: composition Sound of Rivers: Stone Drum, for computer music, electric violin, narration, dance, live animation, and processed video, with animator and video artist Amber Bushnell, dancer Allison Herther, and reciter Stephen Kalm, premiered at Dance in Concert, Montana Theatre, University of Montana, Missoula, MT

May 1, 2013: award, inducted into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, University of Montana, Missoula, MT

April 30, 2013: lecture "Composing Human-Computer Interactivity for Musical Performance", presented at Virginia Tech University, Blackburg, VA

April 29, 2013: award, alternate for the Renée B. Fisher Composer Awards, New Haven, CT

April 18, 2013: composition No Title for Cacophony, structured improvisation for iPhones, Wii controllers, and computer, performed with with Jason Bolte, Christopher Burns, and Elainie Lillios, Society for Electroacoustic Music in the United States National Conference, St. Paul, MN

April 15, 2013: lecture "Composing Human-Computer Interactivity for Musical Performance", presented for the Innovation and Imagination Conference, University of Montana, Missoula, MT

April 11, 2013: composition Playground, for computer music and video, presented at the BulldogBytes Concert Series, South Carolina State University, Orangeburg, SC

March 29, 2013: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, with Modality, at Monk's, Missoula, MT

March 9, 2013: composition Playground, for computer music and video, presented at the Athens Slingshot Festival, Athens, GA

March 7, 2013: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, with Modality, at the The Palace, Missoula, MT

March 2, 2013: composition Playground, for computer music and video, presented at the Cal State Fullerton New Music Festival: Voice in the 21st Century, Cal State Fullerton, CA

February 22, 2013: lecture "Composing Human-Computer Interactivity for Musical Performance", presented at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

February 5, 2013: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, with Modality, at Ole Beck VFW Post 209, Missoula, MT

December 31, 2012: performance of composition In the Temple Common, structured improvisation for electric violin and computer, at First Night Missoula, Missoula Art Museum, Missoula, MT

December 20, 2012: performed electric violin, bass guitar, and computer, with Modality, at Ole Beck VFW Post 209, Missoula, MT

November 4, 2012: composition Montana Dance Suite: II. Tango, Downtown Dance Collective, for clarinet, violin, and piano, performed by the Sapphire Trio, Montana State Music Teachers Association State Conference, Kalispell, MT

October 22, 2012: composition Så Vadå, for alto saxophone and bass clarinet, performed by Johan Eriksson and Christopher Kirkpatrick, University of Montana, Missoula, MT

October 7, 2012: composition Playground, for computer music and video, presented at the Soundcrawl Festival, Nashville, TN

October 5, 2012: performed composition Multiplication of Machines, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, and computer, with the Third Angle Ensemble, University of Montana, Missoula, MT

September 25, 2012: presented lecture "Composing Human-Computer Interactivity for Musical Performance", Provost's Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series, University of Montana, Missoula, MT

September 11, 2012: performed composition No Title for Cacophony, a structured improvisation for iPhones, Wii controllers, and computer, with Ben Broening, Marko Ciciliani, Elainie Lillios, Eric Lyon, and Mauricio Valdes, International Computer Music Conference, Ljubljana, Slovenia

September 7, 2012: performed composition No Title for Cacophony, a structured improvisation for iPhones, Wii controllers, and computer, with Linda Antes, Jason Bolte, Kris Moon, J. Alan Strasheim, and Jake Whitecar, Mountain Computer Music Festival, Missoula, MT

August 6-17, 2012: artist residency, at the Ucross Foundation, Clearmont, WY

July 11, 2012: performed composition Pendulum, for clarinet and computer, with clarinetist Arianna Tieghi, Università Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

July 6, 2012: performed composition Pendulum, for clarinet and computer, with clarinetist Arianna Tieghi, International Summer Arts Institute, Città di Castello, Italy

July 5, 2012: composition Så Vadå, for alto saxophone and bass clarinet, performed by saxophonist Michele Bianchini and clarinetist Guido Arbonelli, International Summer Arts Institute, Città di Castello, Italy

May 12, 2012: awarded the Distinguished Faculty Award, by the College of Visual and Performing Arts, of the University of Montana, Missoula, MT

April 26, 2012: telematically performed composition Originally Marketed Memoirs, a structured improvisation for six or more performers, with computer musician Sarah Weaver and the Global Telematic Ensemble at New York University, video artist Cole Ingraham and computer musician Synthia Payne, University of Colorado Boulder, and video artist Amber Bushnell and saxophonist Jacob Thomas, University of Montana, for "Between Realities: A Telematic Music and Video Event"

March 31, 2012: composition No Title for Cacophony, a structured improvisation for iPhones, Wii Remotes, and computer, performed by Jon Bash, Kramer Elwell, Todd Smith, J. Alan Strasheim, and Jake Whitecar, Electroacoustic InterExchange, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA

February 3, 2012: presented lecture "Sensors and Instrument Design", Sonic Arts Research Centre at Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland

February 1, 2012: awarded as a winner, of the Electronic Masters Master Tape Competition, for composition Posture, for computer music, by ABLAZE Records, Cincinnati, OH

December 23, 2011: awarded a Composer Assistance Program Grant, for composition Nicolo, Jimi, and John, for amplified viola, orchestra, and interactive computer-processing, from New Music USA, New York, NY

December 19, 2011: awarded as a finalist, International Music Prize for Excellence in Composition, for composition The Blues Is Crying, for solo viola, by the National Academy of Music, Thessaloniki, Greece

October 20, 2011: presented composition Playground, for computer music and video, Seoul International Computer Music Festival, Seoul, South Korea

September 9-14, 2011: presented composition Playground, for computer music, Sound Walk of Música Viva, Lisbon, Portugal

September 2, 2011: awarded a nomination, Cuarto Concurso de Composición Electroacústica y Videomúsica, for composition Playground, for computer music and video, by the Fundación Destellos, Mar del Plata, Argentine

August 1, 2011: performed composition Multiplication of Machines: I. Pistons, for violin and interactive computer-processing, with violinist Darragh Morgan, International Computer Music Conference, Huddersfield, England

June 11, 2011: composition Playground, for computer music and video, presented at Digital Graffiti, Alys Beach, FL

June 2, 2011: composition Unimagined Bridges, for band, choir, handbells, and computer music, performed by the Washington Middle School Band and Choir, Washington Middle School, Missoula, MT

April 22, 2011: composition The Blues Is Crying, for solo viola, performed by violist Brett Deubner, Bowling Green State University, OH

March 2-30, 2011: researched as a visiting scholar, Sonic Arts Research Centre at Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland

February 28, 2011: composition Unimagined Bridges, for band, choir, handbells, and computer music, performed by the Washington Middle School Band and Choir, University of Montana Concert Band Festival, Missoula, MT

January 21, 2011: presented composition Playground, for computer music and video, Society for Electroacoustic Music in the United States National Conference, Miami, FL

December 21, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at the National University of Music Bucharest, Romania

December 3, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at the Folkwang University Essen, Germany

December 3, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at the Art of Record Production Conference, Leeds Metropolitan University, England

December 3, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at the Longy School of Music, Cambridge, MA

November 21, 2010: composition The Blues Is Crying, for solo viola, premiered by violist Brett Deubner, Sioux City Chamber Music Association, Sioux City, IA

November 6, 2010: compositions De Grijze Boom, for tenor saxophone and computer, performed by saxophonist Susan Fancher, and Multiplication of Machines: VI. Pendulum, for clarinet and computer, performed by clarinetist David Niethamer, Third Practice Electroacoustic Music Festival, Richmond, VA

November 17, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at the Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, CT

November 13, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at the SALT Gallery, New York, NY

October 26, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at the International Electroacoustic Music Festival, Brooklyn College, New York, NY

October 21, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at the Kentucky New Music Festival, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

October 20, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at the Rodan Video Lounge, Chicago, IL

October 14-16, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at Electronic Music Midwest, Lewis University, Romeoville, IL

October 10, 2010: composition Playground, for computer music and video, presented at Virtual Playground, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT

October 1, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at the Instituto Universitario Nacional del Arte, Buenos Aires, Argentina

August 2, 2010: performed composition Multiplication of Machines, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, and computer, with the Third Angle Ensemble, Myrna Loy Center for the Performing and Media Arts, Helena, MT

June 18, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at Rhode Island College, Providence, RI

June 3-5, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at the International Computer Music Conference, SUNY Stony Brook, NY

May 30, 2010: composition Children's Garden, for computer music, presented at 60x60 Dance, FOFA Gallery, Concordia University, Montreal, QC

May 7, 2010: performed composition Multiplication of Machines, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, and computer, with the Third Angle Ensemble, Old Church, Portland, OR

May 5, 2010: composition The Power of Slowing, for symphonic wind ensemble, performed by the University of Montana Symphonic Wind Ensemble, University Theater, Missoula, MT

April 28, 2010: composition Montana Suite: Boulder Batholith: II. Step-Dancing, M&M, for clarinet, violin, and piano, performed by Christopher Kirkpatrick, Margaret Baldridge, and Christopher Hahn, Music Recital Hall, University of Montana, Missoula, MT

February 11, 2010: composition Montana Suite: Boulder Batholith, for computer music, soprano, clarinet, violin, piano, and dance, with choreographer Jane Comfort, performed by the Headwaters Dance Company, Myrna Loy Center, Helena, MT

February 4-6, 2010: composition Montana Suite: Boulder Batholith, for computer music, soprano, clarinet, violin, piano, and dance, performed by the Headwaters Dance Company, Lee Heuermann, and the Sapphire Trio, Missoula Children’s Theater, Missoula, MT