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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

Th-Fri / 05.04-05 / NYC Mini-Cathedral Tour w/ ARMEN RA

Th. May 4th / 1pm :: Trinity Wall Street’s Concert at One series presents the architectural soundscapes of Bora Yoon at St. Paul’s Chapel in New York City.  Joined by special guest Iranian-Armenian thereminist ARMEN RA.  St. Paul’s Chapel, 209 Broadway >> FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC >>  more info + full season schedule >> 

 

Fri. May 5th / 8pm :: Church of the Ascension presents a very special evening of sacred music and sonic alchemy with ARMEN RA + BORA YOON.   5th Avenue, at 10th Street, NYC.   $15 adv/$20 door >> more info

Fri / 05.12 / NJSO Orchestral Readings / Princeton

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

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