Category: embodiment

Palladian Echoes (from Sound Cast of San Giorgio Maggiore)

A work of sonic architecture, Sound Cast of San Giorgio Maggiore, created in collaboration with architect Anselmo Canfora, remaps a sonic cast of Palladio’s San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice  onto another space through multichannel audio. Within the multichannel sound installation, a chorus performs an original composition based on the interior of the cathedral. The work can be […]

The Ceiling Floats Away

The Ceiling Floats Away was commissioned by the NEA Art Works Grant and premiered in 2016 at the Atlas Center for Performing Arts in Washington DC. The piece features Matthew Burtner’s musical settings of 13 poems by Rita Dove. Burtner recorded Dove reading her poetry and wrote the music to the pace and cadence of […]


(2012) a telematic opera for voices, variable instrumental ensembles, percussion quintet and ensemble, computer sound and video media, c.90′

Golden Sparrow

(2012) for trumpet, light and electronics. c.6′


(2010) for 1-3 pianos with electronics. c. 24′


(2007) for 1-2 saxophones, computer sound and video. c.13′


(2005) for trombone and computer sound. c.12′

That which is bodiless is reflected in bodies

(2004) for Tibetan bowl or percussion setup and 8-channel computer-generated sound. c.12′


(2003) for acoustic, electric and computer violin, 1-3 players, c.8′


(2002) for string quartet and computer sound. c.8′