Hailing from Vancouver BC, Chris is a full-time music nerd. His music research interests are fuelled from his lifetime addiction to all things related to music and tech. In his quest for experience, he received his B.Mus. in Jazz and is currently finishing his MFA in interdisciplinary art / electroacoustic music at Simon Fraser University.
Wednesday, July 10 2013
We take a look at how improvisatory genres such as jazz have embraced the one-off performance and how live electronic musicians can incorporate more ephemeral elements.
Tuesday, March 19 2013
Is recorded music the only real kind of music? Of course not. That is... unless music recordings are your only access to music. Then those recordings are no less 'real' to you.
Monday, December 3 2012
When laptops are used as instruments on the stage, questions of performance authenticity are raised, and for good reason.