Improvisation

Doyennes' Diaries

Doyennes' Diaries

2020 Recorded March, 2020 in tribute to International Women's Day Role: Composer & Improviser-performer on electronics & acoustic objects Collaboration: Diaries and narration by Barbara, Simona, and Michi

I 愛 You

I 愛 You

2016 To Be Heard X Unheard- an interdisciplinary experimental music theatre research project with multimedia collaboration speaking of Asian women experiences in the United States. Role: Composer, Performer- Improviser on piano Collaboration: Boroka Nagy (Choreographer, Dancer) Emily Yamashita (Dancer), Tiffany Lee (Actor), Desiree Nguyen (Actor), and Edmund Truong (Actor) Performance History: 2016 xMPL, University of California, Irvine

Gu Wu Feng Hua

Gu Wu Feng Hua

2016 Role: Solo Martial Artist, Taiko Performer Collaboration: Shi-wei Wu (Composer, Taiko Performer) Patrick Cruz (Taiko Performer) Performance History: 2016 West Hollywood Dance Festival

Mother and Daughter

Mother and Daughter

2016 Project: To Be Heard X Unheard- an interdisciplinary experimental music theatre research project with multimedia collaboration speaking of Asian women experiences in the United States. Role: Composer, Performer- Improviser on vocal, Martial Artist Collaboration: Shi-wei Wu (Taiko) Performance History: 2016 xMPL, University of California, Irvine

921 01:47:12.6 a.m.

921 01:47:12.6 a.m.

2015 For an improviser on electric-bass, voice with pre-recorded materials (with one free improvisation piano solo recording) and live audio processing. Role: Composer, Performer-Improviser on Electric Bass, Vocal, and Electronics Performance History: Motion Capture Studio, University of California, Irvine

Conversation-ish

Conversation-ish

2018 Card Game Role: Composer & Performer- Improviser Performance History: #1 2018 New Music On the Point Festival #2 2019 CCRMA, Stanford University. Festuring fff Ensemble

Emotional Games

Emotional Games

2014 Find 5 players Role: Composer, Performer-Improviser on the Piano Collaboration: Anna Savery (Violin), Anthony Caulkins (Acoustic Bass), Jordan Watson (Electric-guitar), and Molly Jones (Saxophone / Flute) Performance History: Motion Capture Studio, University of California, Irvine

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