bora yoon
bora yoon

Performance Highlights

// PERFORMANCE
Lincoln Center | Allen Room | NYC
Nam June Paik Museum | Seoul, Korea
Brooklyn Academy of Music | NY
The Esplanade | Singapore
Park Avenue Armory | NYC
Ann Hamilton Tower | Oliver Ranch, CA
New Museum of Contemporary Art | NYC
Noguchi Museum
Walker Art Center | Minneapolis, MN
LaMama Experimental Theater Club
Asia Society
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FESTIVALS // CONFERENCES
Singapore Arts Festival | 2012
ISPA International Society of Performing Arts | Dynamic Leadership | 2014
BAM NextWave | 2008, 2006
PROTOTYPE | 2014
TED |  The Next Chapter | Vancouver BC | 2014
UNSOUND Festival | NYC
Festival of World Cultures | Poland | 2011Korean Festival | 2007
MADE (Music/Art/Dance/Experience) Festival | Sweden
Locating the Sacred Festival | NYC
Tune-In Festival |  NYC | 2011
Intermedia Festival | IUPUI 2010
Bang on a Can Marathon | 2008
TED Women | 2013
PopTech: the Human Impact  | 2007
Pulse Art & Technology Festival | 2011
Movement Research Festival |  2009
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// LIVE SCORES  :  [  THEATER  :   DANCE  ]
AGORA II in the historic McCarren Pool| by Noemie Lafrance
Rapture (in residence) | by Noemie Lafrance w/ Frank Gehry
DISORIENTED: Antonioni in China | by Yin Mei Dance
Wind Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami | Dir. by Stephen Earnhart
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// COMMISSIONS  :   [ SYMPHONIC  :  CHORAL ]
ARCO 
with Sympho | site-specific symphonic work for the Park Ave. Armory Drill Hall.  Co-composed with Paul Haas, & Paul Fowler
CPS/RPM |  SAYAKA Ladies Chorale of Tokyo
TOWER with Sympho | site-specific symphonic work for the Ann Hamilton Tower | co-composed with Paul Haas, and Chris Bono
Semaphore Conductus
 | Young People’s Chorus of NYC
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// RECORDINGS
Sunken Cathedral | Innova (label of the American Composers Forum)
Bardo |
by Chris Bono
( (( PHONATION )) )
 | Swirl Records
The NYFA Collection | Innova Music
Sound UnBound
 |  SubRosa & MIT Press
Proscenium | Swirl Records
Bora Yoon | Swirl Records
Journal of Popular Noise | Vol. 3, Issue 8
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// COLLABORATIONS
Ann Hamilton | event of a thread
Sekou Sundiata51st (dream) state
Luke DuBois | ( (( PHONATION )) ) and The Body Electric sensor design
New York Polyphony | My End Is My Beginning
Vong Pak | Korean trad. dance + drumming artist | Sunken Cathedral
(Gr)Album Collective | interactive iPad graphic album trilogy of Sunken Cathedral
Ben Frost | Journal of Popular Noise
Michael Gordon | Lightning at our Feet
DJ Spooky | Subliminal Strings
Kaki King | Air & Kilometers, Jazz at Lincoln Center

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INTERACTIVE DESIGN // COLLABORATION
The Body Electric, custom sensor performance interface w/ Luke DuBois
League of Electronic Musicians & Urban Robots | enhanced instruments
UNSWORN | Telemegaphone Dale, Pophorns, Ophones
Stephan Moore | Floating Points, multichannel audio performance
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// ARTIST RESIDENCY
Harvestworks Digital Media & Arts | The Body Electric | 2010
League of Electronic Musicians & Urban Robots | 2009
Ringling Museum of Art | 2012
The Hermitage | 2012
HERE Art Center | 2011 to 2014
Park Avenue Armory | Under Construction | 2012
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AWARDS // FELLOWSHIPS
New York Foundation for the Arts | Music / Sound
New Music USA | Live Music for Dance
United Artists Initiative Media Arts Fellowship | Music / Sound
Queens Council on the Arts
Sorel Organization for Women Composers | Recording
BMI + Billboard Songwriting Award
TED2014 Fellow

Upcoming Live Performances

Tu / 03.07 / 8pm / So Percussion + / Princeton Sound Kitchen

So Percussion joins forces with jazz saxophonist Rudresh Manthappa, guitarrist Gray Murray, bassist Florent Ghys, and jazz pianist Pascal Le Bouef for an evening of new compositions and works by Princeton composers.  Taplin Auditorium, across from Fine Hall.  Ivy Lane and Washington Road.  FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

03.10 / NSEME / Baton Rouge, LA

National Student Electronic Music Event presents Bora Yoon, for a talk and performance on the evening of March 10th.  more info TBA >>

Tu / 03.21 / National Sawdust / NYC

National Sawdust presents SPRING REVOLUTION!   A month long series of revolutionary performers, artists and feminist performance artists.   Delighted to present an extraordinary evening of movement and sound, with thereminist Armen Ra, featuring movement artist Vangeline Dance Theater.  10pm show >>  National Sawdust | 80 N. 6th Street | Brooklyn, NY 11249 | $29 adv / $34 door | General Admission

Tu / 05.16 / NJSO Orchestral Readings / Princeton

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and the Department of Music at Princeton University present a private orchestral reading of new works by Princeton composers Ninfea Cruttwell-Reade, Florent Ghys, and Bora Yoon.   Richardson Auditorium.  Private reading, by invitation only.

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Sunken Cathedral

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