4.Mar.14 Evening Demo: Percussionist Patti Cudd presents Cort Lippe’s Duo for Cajón and Computer

By | February 24, 2014

Evening Demo: Percussionist Patti Cudd presents Cort Lippe’s Duo for Cajón and Computer

WHEN: Tuesday, March 4th, 6:30PM
WHERE: NYU Music Department
24 Waverly Place, Room 220, NY 10003

Dr. Cudd and composer Cort Lippe (telematically) will share their joint experience of collaboration for the commission, composition and premiere of a piece for percussion and live electronics, through the particular point of view of a performer and a composer. Topics include communication, planning of resources, method of composition, notation, and rehearsal strategies when the composer and performer live in separate places.


Patti Cudd is a percussion soloist, chamber musician & educator teaching at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls and College of St. Benedict/ St. Johns and is a member of the new music ensemble Zeitgeist. She has given concerts and master classes throughout the United States, Korea, Thailand, China, Mexico and Europe and has participated in the Bang on a Can Festival, Frau Musica Nova Cologne, Mexico City Ciclo de Percusiones, SEAMUS, Hawaii Mirror of the New, LA Phi Green Umbrella, Copenhagen Composers’ Biennale, Nove Hudby Plus Festival Brno, Czech Republic, Samcheok Korea Music Fest,  Sokcho Korea Arts Fest, Hanyang New Music for Technology, Festival Cultural Zacatecas.  She has worked with many innovative composers such as Ferneyhough,  Feldman, R. Reynolds, P. Oliveros, John Luther Adams, J. Zorn, Colgrass, C. Wolff, Globokar, Rzewski and has premiered over 200 new works. Patti has recorded under Hat Hut, Bridge, New World, CRI, Innova, Emf Media & Mode labels and is a Yamaha Performing Artist, endorser of Sabian Cymbals and member of the Vic Firth Ed Team.