jonathan harris is a composer, sound installation artist, and performer whose work explores acoustic/psychoacoustic phenomena, our perception of environmental space, and experimental performance practice.

 

 

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education

purchase college, SUNY, 2016–2020 [expected]
b.mus, composition / PERFORMANCE
primary teachers: liz phillips (sound-based art); gregory spears, nicolas scherzinger, laura kaminsky (composition); timothy cobb (performance, double bass)

the juilliard school, evening division, 2010–2013
harmony, aural theory, instrumentation
PRIMARY TEACHERS: WAYNE OQUIN, SAMUEL ZYMAN, MICHAEL SHINN, KYLE BLAHA, MICHAEL IPPOLITO

 

workshops

EMPAC / rensselaer polytechnic institute, 2017–2018
spatial audio summer seminar
workshop/lecture series exploring wave field synthesis, binaural/transaural audio, high-­order ambisonics, and related software with markus noisternig [IRCAM], hans tutschku [HUSEAC, harvard university], chris chafe [CCRMA, stanford university], edgar choueri [3D3A, princeton university], and rama gottfried [CNMAT, UC berkeley].

wildeye, 2017
field recording workshop with chris watson, jez riley french

wabass, 2013
wabass workshop at curtis institute of music & wabass intensive
performance studies with harold robinson, joseph conyers, rufus reid, ranaan meyer, nate paer, jordan morton, brent edmondson

 

SELECTED PRESENTATIONS

coloquio internacional hacia un neuvo espacio sonoro/visual
UABC ensenada, ensenada, mexico, aug 2018
teresa diaz de cossio sánchez & STEFANIE PROULX
PERFORMANCE, STUDY FOR TWO FLUTES

the stuff without not here, A PROJECT WITH MONIKA ZARZECZNA
eonta space, jersey city, nj, aug–­sep 2018
sound installation, fauna

CORTONA SESSIONS FOR NEW MUSIC, CORTONA, ITALY, may 2018
teresa diaz de cossio sánchez & STEFANIE PROULX
PERFORMANCE, STUDY FOR TWO FLUTES

+/ PASSING PRESENT FUTURES, WESTCHESTER, NY, MAY 2018
PRESENTATION, I AM MY OWN TWIN

climax, westchester, ny, apr 2018
sound installation, lighght (study vi)

SPACE, westchester, ny, apr 2018
sound installation, lighght (study IV)

WPSR, MAR 2018
LIVE BROADCAST, ≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈

we got lucky, CHASHAMA
BROOKLYN, NY, jul 2017
sound installation, lost languages & 277/480

 

PERFORMANCE

chamber/orchestral work at roulette, harvestworks, issue project room, outpost artist resources, barbès, lincoln center, and merkin concert hall

camerata notturna, 2011–2016
principal double bass

string orchestra of brooklyn2009–2012