Performers – J

Performers listed alphabetically by first name.

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Jack Wright


Jackson Kovalchik / CASAS

Drone. Industrial. Doom. Ambient. Improvisation. Spastic Beat. (Brooklyn NY)

Bandcamp


Jada Yvette

Jada studies sitar in the Dhrupad tradition of classical Indian music. She layers this ancient, often improvisational, style meant to induce peace and contemplation, upon beds of experimental drone. Influenced by the practice of raga-rasa, Jada evokes emotional discourse and plays with the transformation of both inner and outer music. (Brighton MA)

Soundcloud; Vimeo


Jake Nussbaum

Member of Seven Count: comprised of three multidisciplinary artists (Adam Tinkle (sax, visuals, electronics), Angus McCullough (trumpet, visuals, electronics), Jake Nussbaum (Drums) with backgrounds in disparate media, Seven Count came together in 2016 to investigate the experiential, spiritual, and political efficacies of sound. We view improvisation not just as a way of making art, but as an ethical response to deep listening, presence in the moment, and being in relation to others.

jakenussbaum.com


James Goddard


James Ham


Jane Boxall

An adventurous percussionist, working across diverse musical genres. She focuses on rock and hiphop drum kit, and art-music marimba and vibes; she is actively touring and recording as a soloist, collaborator and session player. Jane has performed in concert halls, art galleries, cafes, castles, kindergartens, hospitals, universities, forests and festivals from Rome to San Francisco, and Manhattan to France. Born in England and raised in Scotland, Jane completed her BA and MA in Music at the University of York (UK), and her Doctorate in Percussion Performance at the University of Illinois. Burlington VT)

janeboxall.com


Jarvis Earnshaw


JB Ledoux

jb ledoux performs as Jo Bled & leads the le duo. Jo Bled is solo electronics/drums and the le duo is a sprawling improvised psychedelic experimental band. jb has been playing drums for 35 years and uses percussion as a way to explore and deal with psychic pressures and cosmic forces. (Burlington VT)

Bandcamp: The Le Duo; Bandcamp: Jo Bled; Facebook and Facebook


Jed Speare


Jeff Balter


Jeff Carey


Jeffrey Lipsky


Jeffrey Young


Jeffu Warmouth


Jefrey Hall


Jen Hicks


Jen Gelineau


Jen Kutler

A sound based performer who modifies found objects that are signifiers of power, gender, queerness and intimacy to create atypical instruments. For this festival, I will be playing hacked vibrator synthesizers with processing through an instrument pickup. Ambient noisy drones can be expected. (Hudson NY)

Jenkutler.com


Jennifer Brunell


Jesse Collins


Jessica Rylan


Jill Burton


Jim Banta

…has danced with Boston Liturgical Dance Ensemble, Margot Parsons, Cambridge Chamber Ballet Ballet, and Impulse Dance Company. He has performed recently with Chu Ling Dance, Rozann Kraus, Foremost Dance Troupe, Mariale Celiman, Angel Dance Company, and Back Pocket Dance Company. He is currently performing ‘Drosselmeyer’ in Jose Mateo’s Ballet Theater production of “The Nutcracker.” (Cambridge MA)

pbjdanceco.org/about/


Jim Bliss


Jim Jeffers


Jim Magnuson


Jim Strong


Jim Warren


Jimmy Hughes


Jingjing Zhou


Joe Brown / 2KJB

Abstract synth music/noise sculptor. (Lowell MA)

Soundcloud


Joe Burgio


Joe Livolsi


Joe Moffet


Joe Mygan

Probably carbon-based. (Northampton MA)

Bandcamp


Joey Bastardo


Joey Molinari


John Glancy


John Lutz


John McKusick


John McLean


John Piergiorgi/Spreaders


John Singer


John Voight


Johnny McLellan


Jon D Venter

Free improv, free jazzish. (Wallingford CT)

Bandcamp


Jon Glancy


Jonas Bers

(b.1977, NY USA) Jonas Bers is a Hudson-Valley based media artist working with hand-built and hacked audiovisual systems. Bers’ performances use salvaged scientific apparatus, VHS-era editing machines, surveillance equipment, and military surplus devices as tools to generate both sound and video in real-time.

jonasbers.com


Jose Rivera


Josh Baker


Josh Jefferson


Jules Vasylenko


Junko Fujiwara