Pivot







Pivot is a composition for amplified quartet and electronics.
It is a reaction to the urgency of climate scientists facing political gridlock
and a personal confrontation with the boundaries between structure and freedom.

(click here to view high resolution score)



Performances:

National Student Electronic Music Event
The Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD (2011)

Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice
New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, MA (2011)

A Celebration of Music at Dartmouth: Song and Sound
Spaulding Auditorium, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH (2012)
Callithumpian Consort, Stephen Drury conducting

Lectures:

Structure and Subversion in Electronic Music
The Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD (2011)
(click here for presentation PDF)


Recent Compositions
Composers Forum at Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH (2011)

City to Summit: Environmental Activism & the Arts
New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, MA (2010)



Pivot was funded by an Entrepreneurial Musicianship Grant
from the New England Conservatory of Music.

The accompanying film is a work in progress.

City to Summit









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