Professional Portfolio Selections

Filmed and produced September 2016.

"An offshoot of the Eastern European gypsy swing band River City Healers, Pyrenesia features fiddle, accordion, and upright bass in unique combinations to perform songs both old and new."

Pyrenesia performs their composition "Indecision" at the Hopewell Creative Arts Studio.

rivercityhealers.com
hopewellcreativearts.com


Filmed and produced September 2015.

"Unruly Sounds promises to be a memorable community event. Live sounds of local Princeton artists infiltrate the town, bridging the gap between audience members and composers/performers."

This brief performance montage spans the festival's Sunday afternoon marathon, featuring compositions from the creative minds of Princeton University’s graduate composer program.

princetonsoundkitchen.org


Filmed and produced August 2015.

"Trace Bundy must be seen, not just heard.  His music is poetry in motion, using harmonics, looping, multiple capos, and his unique banter and stage presence to deliver an unforgettable live concert experience."

Trace performs U2's "Where the Streets Have No Name" at the Firehouse Arts Center in Newburyport, MA.

tracebundy.com


Filmed and produced July 2015.

"Leonard Bernstein has described Hector Berlioz' 'Symphonie fantastique' as the first musical expedition into psychedelia because of its hallucinatory and dream-like nature."

Classical music pioneer, Groupmuse, partners with both the Experiential Orchestra and Muse Circus to stage this enormous piece in a Brooklyn warehouse on a hot summer night.

groupmuse.com
experientialorchestra.com
themusebrooklyn.com


Filmed and produced January 2015.

"Canadian pianist Vicky Chow has been described as 'brilliant' (New York Times), 'a monster pianist' (Time Out New York), 'virtuostic' (New Jersey Star Ledger), and 'one of the new stars of new music' (Los Angeles Times)."

Vicky performs the Boston premiere of John Zorn's "Trilogy" with Trevor Dunn on bass Ian Ding on drums.

vickychow.com


Filmed and produced June 2015.

"Boston GuitarFest is a music festival with a stellar array of exciting concerts; a series of seminars and master classes taught by an incomparable faculty; and a meeting place for all those seeking a deeper message."

This piece provides reflections from staff members looking back on the festival's growth over its first ten years.

bostonguitarfest.org


Filmed and produced June 2016.

"...looped and layered cello goodness. nourishment for the mind and soul."

Cellist Dan Kassel uses live looping technologies to create unique sonic tapestries of sound. Here he performs Nirvana's "Lithium" at Trenton, NJ's Art All Night festival in 2016.

dankassel.bandcamp.com


Filmed and produced May 2015.

"El Sistema is 'not just a music program, but a means of improving school engagement, fostering social bonds, preventing gang involvement, and closing the achievement gap.' "

Program Director Ronnie Ragen discusses the aspirations of the new El Sistema - Trenton pilot program (now Trenton Music Makers), established in February 2015.

trentoncommunitymusic.org
trenton.k12.nj.us


Filmed and produced September 2015.

"Good Grief’s mission is to provide unlimited and free support to families after the death of a loved one through peer support programs, education, and advocacy."

Good Grief opened its new Princeton, NJ center in September 2015. This piece recaps the ribbon cutting and opening festivities while showcasing the new space.

good-grief.org