ELECTROWAVE, The Rocky Mountain Electronic Music Festival


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Jon Forshee
Artistic Co-Director
Jon is a composer, computer musician and tubist whose work focuses on collaboration, and often features new media. Among his recent passions are new works for live instruments with quadraphonic sound, new performance practices combining tuba and electronics, and learning the theremin. Ongoing projects include new analyses of the music of Eliane Radigue and the operas Amistad and X: The Life and Times of Malcolm X of Anthony Davis.

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Mike Berry
Artistic Co-Director
Mike is a sound explorer, composer, and electronic musician who’s recent focus has been on modular synthesis. As a member of the Colorado Modular Synth Society he has performed in live modular concerts in Colorado Springs and the greater Denver area as well as on prerecorded shows online. He performs under the stage name Karnblack and has a YouTube channel under the same name where he posts his Jamuary jams among other modular synthesis and electronic music videos. He is an advocate for the modular synth community and electronic music in general, and is helping to foster growth and nurture the local electronic music scene in Colorado Springs.

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Jane Rigler (flute/electronics/composer) creates music influenced by nature, movement, languages, and dreaming. She has received numerous awards like the Japan-US Friendship Creative Artist Fellowship, the Fulbright award, an NEA Arts Projects grant, and residencies at the Civitella Ranieri, UCROSS, Hambidge, Harvestworks, and Montalvo, among others. She is an Associate Professor at University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, a certified Deep Listening® facilitator, and an Affiliate Faculty at the Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience.