Directed by Stephen Earnhart, co-written with Greg Pierce, Set and Puppet Design by Tom Lee, Lighting Design by Laura Mrockowski, Sound Design and Music by Jane Shaw, Costume Design by Oana Botez-Ban, Video Projection Design by Adam Larsen and Shawn Duan, Music and Live performance by Bora Yoon. Supported by the Asia Society, Japan Foundation, Greenwall Foundation, NYSCA, Saison Foundation, Asian Cultural Council, Baryshnikov Arts Center, 3LD, Under the Radar, and GOH Productions.
( (( PHONATION )) ) is a multimedia solo performance by Bora Yoon with live video manipulations by Luke DuBois (BitForms Gallery) — exploring where sound connects to the subliminal using found sounds, new and antiquated instruments, electronic devices, and voice. (more…)
Classical / contemporary program, “My End Is My Beginning”: a unique hybrid co-bill and collaboration between classical vocal quartet New York Polyphony and experimental composer/ performer Bora Yoon – marrying new and sacred music.
This unique musical program, explores the cyclicality of human expression, pairing Medieval compositions with experimental new music and culminating in the convergence of ancient and modern melodies. (more…)
There’s a kind of boom and bust cycle in modern music (kind of like there is in modern everything) in which certain varieties of music — especially popular and “new” music — are periodically characterized as “dying” or “already dead,” only to then be miraculously resurrected by one or another savior figure/band/composer/whatever, which starts the whole process over again. As with the boom and bust cycle in economics, there also seems to be a law of diminishing returns with each reiteration. Each new claimant to this imaginary musical throne (more…)
Bora broadcast in Korea — starring in Samsung Anycall commercial film for nightly 9pm news timecheck. Posted below for your amusement & multi-culti bemusement.
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