BEEP, Blops, and Bloops -
Concert and Demo for Philly Tech Week 2016
Join BEEP in our last (FREE!) performance of the semester for Philly Tech Week 2016 #ptw16! BEEP will play a set of 5 pieces, including two premiere performances of pieces by Michael McDermott and Ryan Olivier; afterwards, there will be a really exciting music technology demo! Bring your music and tech loving friends!
The Boyer Electroacoustic Ensemble Project (BEEP) and the Center for the Performing and Cinematic Arts at Temple University will present an afternoon of innovative music, dance, and music technology in the lobby of the Temple Performing Arts Center (TPAC). This event will feature a concert performance by BEEP of some of the most creative Philadelphia composers working with emerging digital technology for music performance and production. There will be a fun hands-on demonstration of analog modular synthesizers. Participants can learn more about physical computing— including the opportunity to collaboratively play video games on a giant multi-screen array using sensor-embedded glove controllers designed by Temple students. Please join us for and an afternoon of fun with emerging art and music technology! All ages are welcome! (from the PTW website)
Founded in 1984, The Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the United States (SEAMUS) is a non-profit national organization of composers, performers, and teachers of electro-acoustic music representing every part of the country and virtually every musical style. Electro-Acoustic music is a term used to describe those musics which are dependent on electronic technology for their creation and/or performance.
SEAMUS is committed to facilitating member interaction and the dissemination of their work through an annual national conference, juried recording projects, and the publication of Journal SEAMUS.