0DavidCollDavid Coll is a composer of concert music, installation art, and interdisciplinary projects that engage physical presence with technology to create works of dramatic, introspective, and often playful effect.

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January: Beginning a Spring Semester Lectureship at UC-Berkeley’s CNMAT teaching music 158B, the advanced computer music class for grad and undergrad students titled ‘Situated Instrument Design for Musical Expression.’ Additionally, teaching a M.A. seminar at San Francisco Conservatory of Music on Experimental Music Theater.

January 25th: World Premiere: Refuse Collection, for soprano and piano, after the poem by Jeremy Prynne. Firesong (Vanessa Langer and Allegra Chapman). Old First Concerts, 1751 Sacramento Street, San Francisco. 8pm.

Also on program:  Position, influence, for soprano and sound sculpture, Vanessa Langer, sop.

April 10th: World Premiere Hazardous Materials #2, for two vocalizing percussionists and electronics (sound & light). Radical 2 Ensemble (Dennis Sullivan & Levy Lorenzo), under the auspices of ICE Ensemble. NYU Intermedia presents at Abrons Art Center. Details. New York, NY. 8pm.

April 14th: World Premiere: Sonambule, for soprano, clarinet, viola, and electronics (sound/image/light), based on texts by Rilke. Dino Annex Ensemble, with Aliana De la Guardia, sop. Cambridge Science Festival, Killian Recital Hall, MIT. Cambridge, MA. 7:30pm.

May 31st: Premiere of Puppetry Collaboration with Wild Rumpus Ensemble and Niki Ulehla, including composers such as myself. More info ASAP

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Concert Music


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Music Theatre

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email: david c coll [at] gmail [dot] com

twitter: @colldavid

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