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An Introduction to Streaming Live Performance: a workshop taught by Adam Vidiksis
August 28, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm CDT
American Composers Forum, Philadelphia Chapter is pleased to present “An Introduction to Streaming Live Performance” with composer, technologist, and educator Adam Vidiksis. This free workshop will cover various issues and strategies related to remote concerts, pros & cons of various platforms (Zoom, MIDI networks, SoundJack, livestream, etc.), affordable video and audio hardware, and tips for building audiences and community around your performances.
FREE, REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.
SPACE IS LIMITED. PLEASE RESERVE ONE SPOT PER HOUSEHOLD. A Zoom link will be sent to you the day of the event.
Adam Vidiksis is a composer, conductor, percussionist, improviser, and technologist based in Philadelphia whose interests span from historically informed performance to the cutting edge of digital audio processing. Critics have called his music “mesmerizing,” dramatic,” “striking” (Philadelphia Weekly), “notable,” “catchy” (WQHS), “interesting,” and “special” (Percussive Notes), and have noted that Vidiksis provides “an electronically produced frame giving each sound such a deep-colored radiance you could miss the piece’s shape for being caught up in each moment” (David Patrick Stearns of the Philadelphia Inquirer). His unique approach to composition has been praised for its “outstanding control” (Philadelphia Weekly) and for being “restrained” and “magical” (Local Arts Live). His music often explores sound, science, and the intersection of humankind with the machines we build. Adam is an Assistant Professor of Music Technology at Temple University