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David Jaffe: Multichannel Pieces

CCRMA alum David Aaron Jaffe is an American composer, performer, computer music innovator, software developer, and author. He has composed over 90 works for orchestra, chorus, chamber ensembles, and electronics, and is renowned for his personal "maximalist" approach and use of technology in works such as Silicon Valley Breakdown, regarded as a landmark of computer music. His seminal technical achievements include the physical modeling of plucked strings and the development of the NeXT Music Kit for Steve Jobs. He has taught at Princeton, Stanford, and Melbourne Universities, and at U.C. San Diego. His writings on technical and aesthetic issues have been widely published.

Details

When:

Wednesday, March 4, 2015. 07:30 PM

Where:

CCRMA Stage

Sponsor:

Department of Music
wkeats@stanford.edu

Admission:

Free