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A Page of Madness

Documentation of Fire Museum Presents A Page of Madness (1926, dir. Teinosuke Kinugasa) with a live score by composer Matt O'Hare and the Totally Automatic new music ensemble.

Screening took place December 8, 2023 at 2223 Fish in Philadelphia.

BLO Reveal Video 2023

Created for the BLO's EcoWarrior Barbie campaign: an art action staged by The Yes Men. Learn more here. Music, editing, and graphics by me.



Flowstate 6 - Getacaab

Improvisation for modular synth, Moog Sub25, and Arturia MiniBrute. Footage collected on NJ Transit, in Philadelphia's 30th St Station and NHSL, and in Rhode Island.



Interview with Sarah Davachi - Oct 2022

As part of the Strange Truth film series at Haverford College, composer Sarah Davachi was invited to speak with professor Matt O'Hare prior to a screening of the 2020 documentary Sisters With Transistors (dir. Lisa Rovner).



Flowstate No. 5: In the Reeds (2023)

Improvisation on Moog Subsequent 25 and Electro Faustus Drone Thing. Footage collected this past summer.



Audibility of Phase Distortion (Guitar Study) (2022)

Recording of VCAMbient Session #8 performed live at Haverford College on 11/2/22.



Flowstate No. 4: Leland Reserve/Valley Forge (2022)

Improvisation created using a "naive" approach to Karplus-Strong synthesis and digital wavefolding technique. Realized in Max/MSP.



Dorian FPS (2022)

A computer-music composition generated in Processing. Follows a converge/diverge algorithm inspired by the text scores of Pauline Oliveros.



Flowstate No. 3: Harpeth River (2022)

Improvisation for modular synthesizer.



Sounding the Silos: David Dove and the Nameless Sound Ensemble (2022)

Documentation I produced with generous assistance by Rachel Orosco of an ensemble performance I played guitar for this past June in Houston, Texas. Thanks to composer David Dove for inviting me to participate.



Flowstate No. 2: East Beach (2022)

Improvisation for Moog synthesizer.



Flowstate No. 1: East Beach (2022)

Improvisation for Moog synthesizer.



Intonation Cycles: Part 2 (2022)

Computer music piece that explores unusual divisions of equal temperament. Part 2 of 2 of a live performance done at VCAM at Haverford College.



Intonation Cycles: Part 1 (2022)

Computer music piece that explores unusual divisions of equal temperament. Part 1 of 2 of a live performance done at VCAM at Haverford College.