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Barn Owl & The Infinite String Ensemble, Ancestral Star, The Atomic Bomb Audition releases!

Got three vinyl releases that I’ve been working on for the past coupla years that are being released this month: Barn Owl & The Infinite String Ensemble The Headlands on Important Records featuring Ellen Fullman, Theresa Wong, Barn Owl, and myself!  Limited edition of 500. Roots Into the See by The Atomic Bomb Audition, featuring […]

Barn Owl Ancestral Star available for pre-order!

The wait is over for Barn Owl’s 3rd full length LP release!  Concerning the October release of Ancestral Star at Thrill Jockey’s website- “Recorded by The Norman Conquest in the fall of 2009, this was the first time that Barn Owl were able to take their time in a professional studio, fine tuning and honing the […]


Myriad is a post-apocalyptic love story comprised of 10,000 tracks of recorded audio, yielding a great wall of sound. Unfolding over 31 minutes, the piece features over 150 performers on 200+ instruments including the Persian santur, various ARP/Buchla/Moog analog synthesizers, gamelans (handmade by Lou Harrison), classical strings, tympani, harpsichord, and percussion. Myriad is performed by a veritable “world orchestra”, creating the […]

current/upcoming projects

just an update as to recent comings and goings: -recorded with phillip greenlief a coupla months ago.  alternating between single-tracked and overdubbed pieces, they’re all extended technique saxophone tracks inspired by the art of eva hesse and robert rauschenberg.  the album should be out within a month or so on evander music. -just started working […]