Performers listed alphabetically by first name.
Cameron Christopher Stuart
Cameron Farash / Dr Hamburger
Weirdo, other, noise, analog, feedback, nature. (Rochester, NY)
Boston-based percussionist interested in friction percussion and overtones. Chris plays in the bands Phantom Rides, Los Condenados, Avoidances, Sheer Anxiety, and Taps. He is the assistant curator of the Non-Event experimental music series. He used to operate the Ride the Snake record label.
A sound artist and sculptor living in Lowell MA USA and Mazatos Cyprus. He performs as Egregoros with Walter Wright, and as a member of ensemble inédit?! and prefers to mix electro-acoustic instruments and styles. That includes a collection of modular synths, Peter Blasser instruments, as well as several Mid-Eastern strings like the saz and the Persian settar, as well as piano and accordion. (Lowell MA, Mazotos CY)
Egregoros represents a “thought-form” or “collective group mind.”
Claire Elizabeth Barratt
Inter-disciplinary artist and director of Cilla Vee Life Arts, an arts organization with focus on cross-media collaboration. Her work utilizes artistic disciplines of dance, music, text, media, visual and installation art. Claire received her professional training in London at The Laban Centre For Movement and Dance and at the London Studio Centre For Performing Arts. She also served an apprenticeship with the Isadora Duncan Dance Foundation in New York, and holds an MFA in Creative Practice from the Transart Institute with Plymouth University UK. On moving to the USA in 1992, Claire held the position of Dancer for Unto These Hills drama on the Cherokee Indian Reservation and for Asheville Contemporary Dance Theater in North Carolina, as well as serving as co-founder and director for Circle Modern Dance and as choreographer for the Knoxville Opera Company in Tennessee. Claire founded Cilla Vee Life Arts in New York in 2002 and, with the support of arts advocates such as Chashama, Bronx Council on the Arts and Arts for Art, began to develop and present her signature modes of work – Motion Sculpture Movement Installations and The Sound Of Movement projects. She now lives in Asheville NC and tours frequently to connect and collaborate with a variety of international artists. (Asheville NC)
Clive has been involved in making music since joining Morphogenesis in 1990. The group still does performances, including one in London earlier in 2019. He also has a working duo with fellow Morphogenesis member Adam Bohman that has played in the US and in European countries. He runs Paradigm Discs, a record label that specializes in archive releases, as well as reissues, and new titles by more unknown artists like Kymatic and Captain Maurice Seddon. In 2004, he was a “Sound and Music New Voice.” (London UK)
Conrad has spent most of his musical life exploring the intersectional areas of the sound spectrum, eschewing traditional notions of style and approach to soundmaking in the pursuit of the best melding of all worlds. (Boston MA)
Ethereal, ambient with dissonant vocal layerings. Influences include Eno, Budd, Vangelis, New England DIY and Avant Garde peeps. (Easthampton MA)
Scientific name: Acipenseridae; Order: Acipenseriformes; Rank: Family; Phylum: Chordata. (CA USA)
Multimedia art maker/alleged space alien specializing in queer identity, eco consciousness-grief, nature intelligence-interconnection, and illness on personal + global scales. (Augusta NJ)
Curt is an expatriate Californian who lied in New York City for twenty years before moving to Philadelphia in 2009. He holds a BA in Creative Writing from UC Santa Cruz and an MFA in Dance from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. He has an eclectic movement background ranging form athletics to modern dance and postmodern techniques, to yoga, contact improvisation and ballet. Curt toured internationally with David Dorfman Dance from 1990 to 2002, while creating over 15 original roles, He was a Movement Resarch Artist in Residence in 2001-2002, has taught regularly at Movement Research and DMA (formerly Dance Space Center) in NYC and the ADF. He has taught and set work as a guest artist throughout the United States, Europe, South America and Asia and is currently a Professor at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, His work has been shown in Philadelphia at the Annenberg Center, The Painted Bride, The Performance Garage, The CEC, PARD and various Fringe venues, The Danspace Project, LA MAMA, DNA (NYC), Symphony Space, Movement Reseach at the Judson Church, IFNY, Dixon Place, PS122, Metamorphosis, DanceNow, New Dance Alliance, Rockland Community College, Bennington College July Program, and Tanecne Divadlo (Bratislava Slovakia. (Philadelphia PA)