Mauri Walton and Joo Won Park's dance + music improvisation with help of Tristan Price

Performing With Technology

Philadelphia has a very active experimental music scene. Local sound artists make everyday sound beautiful and strange so that everyday becomes beautiful and strange. They use various audio software and hardware to do so.

This channel showcases how Philly artists are experimenting with technology-based music and sound performance. Some experiments yield unexpected results. Some succeed in changing listener’s thoughts and views.Some are just fun to listen and watch.

Megan Bridge and Joo Won Park's  dance and music improvisation

 

Experimental Trio at Highwire Gallery, Sep 24, 2013

Experimental Trio at Highwire Gallery, Sep 24, 2013

I’m With Joo Won Trio via Performing With Technology
Large Intestine (2013) for no-input mixing board

Large Intestine (2013) for no-input mixing board

for no-input mixing board and computer via Performing With Technology
100 Strange Sounds No. 42 - Mixer (No-Input Mixing)

100 Strange Sounds No. 42 – Mixer (No-Input Mixing)

No-input mixing is a technique that “hacks” an analog mixing board to generate and control feedback-based sounds. In my recent gig, I was fortunate to share a same table with Toshimaru Nakamura, a no-input mixing board virtuoso. It was very inspirational. A few weeks after this... via Performing With Technology
Fall Experimental Music Fest 2012

Fall Experimental Music Fest 2012

Excerpts from performances by Melinda Faylor and Loren Groenendaal Mikronesia Peter Price & guest artists via Performing With Technology
HACK 2.0 - Philly Technology Art Showcase

HACK 2.0 – Philly Technology Art Showcase

An overview of Philadelphia’s Hack 2.0 event at bahdeebahdu art space (04/27/2013). HACK 2.0 is a technology based design and art exhibition featuring hackers, artists, and designers from Philadelphia and beyond. Video: Kinan Faham (thesilentcamera.com) Event Organizer: Andrew Cameron Zahn... via Performing With Technology
Flandrew + Joo Won CCP Session

Flandrew + Joo Won CCP Session

Flandrew Fleisenberg and Joo Won Park improvise together at the Community College of Philadelphia (04/15/2013) Flandrew (drums) : www.lifeoffleisenberg.blogspot.com Joo Won (toys and electronics): www.100strangesounds.com via Performing With Technology
STICKY

STICKY

This project was led by Philadelphia artists. Direction and Choreography: Melanie Stewart Performance: Eun Jung Choi and Guillermo Ortega Tanus (DaDaDance Project) Music Score: Alban Bailly Costume Design: Patricia Dominguez Animation: Liz Goldberg and Raymond Ercoli Computer Engineers: Tim... via Performing With Technology
100 Strange Sounds No.3 - Two Metronomes

100 Strange Sounds No.3 – Two Metronomes

Local electronic musician Joo Won Park is challenging himself to create 100 original videos of electronic music performance. Joo Won uses non-musical objects to create strange yet beautiful sound. www.100strangesounds.com In this video, Sound of two metronomes clicking in different tempo is fed... via Performing With Technology
situation: becoming

situation: becoming

Concept/Direction: Megan Bridge Choreography/Performance: Megan Bridge, Zornitsa Stoyanova, Mauri Walton, Annie Wilson Original Music & video design: Peter Price Dramaturgy: Laura Vriend Costumes: Heidi Barr Lighting: Zornitsa Stoyanova Production: Lauren Mandilian Additional production... via Performing With Technology
Block Routine (2012)

Block Routine (2012)

Improvisational Duplo building processed in real-time with SuperCollider. Materials used: Duplo Big City Hospital, Duplo Deluxx Brick Box, Korg CM-100, AKG C3000, MacBook Pro, SuperCollider Artist: Joo Won Park (www.joowonpark.net)   via Performing With Technology
Instant Takemitsu @ Rotunda Philadelphia

Instant Takemitsu @ Rotunda Philadelphia

Instant Takemitsu : Live performance from Rotunda, Philadelphia (3/24/12) Dejha Ti : projection, visuals Tim Motzer : acoustic guitar, electronics Dino J.A. Deane : lapsteel dulcimer, electronics More info at instanttakemitsu.com For booking, please email: booking@instanttakemitsu.com via Performing With Technology
Electricity for Progress @ Magic Garden

Electricity for Progress @ Magic Garden

Modified synthesizers, yodeling pickle, etc are installed on South Street’s Magic Garden works by Sam Cusumano : www.electricityforprogress.com video by Mark Schoneveld : yvynyl.tumblr.com via Performing With Technology
Kyoto_Naigai 2

Kyoto_Naigai 2

Composer: Gene Coleman Cinematography: Nick Lerman Dancer: Nicole Bindler Performed by: N_JP “Kyoto_Naigai” is a large-scale music video, composed and directed by Gene Coleman, with cinematography and editing by Nick Lerman. The work draws on the history of architecture and urban... via Performing With Technology
Toccata Demonstration - Joo Won Park

Toccata Demonstration – Joo Won Park

Videos of Joo Won Park’s Toccata in three different concerts. Videos are taken from NJFEA2012, Mountain Skies 2012, and CCP Electronic Ensemble Concert 2011. www.joowonpark.net   via Performing With Technology
Toccata

Toccata

Toccata is an improvisational piece for contact microphones and solid objects. The work aims to establish/augment the relationship between various acts of touching (scratching, hitting, rubbing, tapping, etc) and listening in a rather hectic and nervous performing mood. The piece extensively... via Performing With Technology
Extrovert

Extrovert

extrovert |ˈekstrəˌvərt| noun an outgoing, overtly expressive person. (from Mac OSX dictionary) This video/audio piece was done in December 23, 2011, one year after I composed Introvert. The piece is performed with two metronomes, melodica, plastic recorder, timer, and generative... via Performing With Technology
Introvert

Introvert

introvert |ˈintrəˌvərt|, noun a shy, reticent, and typically self-centered person.(from Mac OSX dictionary) The time lapse video of Cira Centre was shot from my room on Dec 23-24, 2010 using a laptop’s built-in camera. It is accompanied by a generative computer part and... via Performing With Technology
Mauri+Joo Won+Tristan Improvisation

Mauri+Joo Won+Tristan Improvisation

A dance+music improvisation set during annual electronic music festival at the fidget space. Joo Won Park : computer, toys, umbrella Mauri Walton: dance Tristan Price: hot wheels via Performing With Technology