Sleight

by Cameron on December 17, 2013

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for EMvibe, 8:30
performance by N. Cameron Britt

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November 19, 2013 — EMvibe in Princeton, NJ

by Cameron on November 18, 2013

The EMvibe will return to the place of its birth for a performance on Princeton University’s Princeton Sound Kitchen concert series. The specific piece(s) that I’ll perform are still TBD.

The performance will be at 8pm in the Paul Robeson Center for the Arts in Princeton (not the usual Taplin Auditorium). Some det

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I am thrilled to have been invited to do a session at the 2013 Percussive Arts Society International Convention in Indianapolis, IN. My session will be a clinic/performance on the EMvibe. I will present several new works for the EMvibe, discuss some of the instrument’s capabilities and demonstrate some of some of the interfacing technologies I have been using/developing.

My session will take place at 1pm on Friday 11/15.

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I am excited to be presenting Sleight, a new solo for EMvibe, as part of UNC Greensboro’s New Music Festival. The concert will be at 7pm in the Weatherspoon Art Museum on UNCG’s campus.

Thanks to Mark Engebretson for inviting me to be part of this festival!

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Percussive Notes Article on the EMvibe

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A great article by Kurt Gartner about the EMvibe appeared in the September 2013 Percussive Notes. The article is ostensibly a preview of my upcoming PASIC session, but it’s also a good introduction to the EMvibe project and how I have been approaching it. People outside of the PAS community can read the article online [...]

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Toddler Taxonomist

I’m excited that Toddler Taxonomist, a new iPad game from GameAid uses some of my music. If you have an iPad and/or a toddler you should pony up the 99¢ to get this game. Heck, you should get it even if you don’t have a toddler! It’s pretty entertaining.

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EMvibe improvements

Back in late-March/early-April, before the Guthman Musical Instrument Competition at Georgia Tech, I worked with the super-talented and super-cool Christian Karkow on some new actuator mounting brackets for the EMvibe.

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April 22, 2013 — Parts and Sums in Chandler, AZ

Josh Gottry and the Chandler-Gilbert Community College Percussion Ensemble will be performing Parts and Sums on their Spring Concert on April 22, 2013.

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EMvibe on Duke’s Choreolab

The EMvibe will be part of a piece by Tommy DeFrantz and his students on the Duke University Dance Program’s Choreolab 2013. In this piece the EMvibe is being used to process the speech sounds of three dancers. This is a new direction for the instrument. The effect is beautiful and the piece as a [...]

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Ctenophora

for EMvibe and three laptop performers, 6:15 performance by N. Cameron Britt and Sideband Ctenophora is the phylum of the alien, flashy and sometimes bioluminescent comb jellies. Like an Ernst Haeckel illustration, this piece presents sonic images of some of the possibilities of the EMvibe. The EMvibe here is accompanied up with 3 laptop performers [...]

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