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Stephan Moore is a sound artist, sound designer, composer, improviser, maker, teacher, and curator based in Chicago. His creative work manifests as electronic studio compositions, improvisational outbursts, sound installations, scores for collaborative performances, algorithmic compositions, interactive art, and sound designs for unusual circumstances. His collaborations with sound artist Scott Smallwood (as electronic duo Evidence) and choreographer Yanira Castro (in her company A Canary Torsi) span more than a decade. He is the curator of sound art for the Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, organizing annual exhibitions since 2014. He is also the president of Isobel Audio LLC, which builds and sells his Hemisphere loudspeakers. He was the touring music coordinator and sound engineer of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company for several years, and has worked with Pauline Oliveros, Anthony McCall, and Animal Collective, among many others. He teaches in the Sound Arts and Industries program at Northwestern University.
Stuff I am involved in:
Evidence [electronic music duo with Scott Smallwood]
a canari torsi [performance collective with Yanira Castro & others]
Isobel Audio [my company that makes Hemisphere loudspeakers, an alternative voice for electronic music]
Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts [where I curate sound art]
The MA in Sound Arts and Industries at Northwestern University [where I teach]
Download a current copy of my CV in PDF format.
(last updated February 18, 2018)
stephan [at] oddnoise [dot] com