Lou Bunk (b. 1972) is an American composer and improviser inspired by many forms of avant-garde artistic expression. His sonically rich and intricate music investigates sound and silence through extended instrumental techniques, microtones, amplified found objects, electronics, and generative approaches to texture and form.
Collide-O-Scope Music, I co-direct this NYC based new music ensemble.
Opensound, a concert series I produce in Somerville MA.
All the Things (2016). Here is the score to my new composition for violin and piano to be premiered by Collide-O-Scope Music in Spring 2017.
Three recent compostions: (scores and recordings)
Form-and-timbre: The BSC and the Boston Improvising Community, A chapter I wrote for the book “Analytical and Cross-Cultural Studies in World Music”, Oxford University Press (2011) Avaialble on Amazon.
Styrofoam-o-phone, a homemade instrument made of bowed Styrofoam, cardboard and metal. Here is a video of a set at 119 Gallery from Dec. 2013.
Grizzler, a large improvising ensemble, directed by Dave Gross. Here is a short video.
Star of Love, Steve Kveton and I are working on a children's picture book based on our opera for children. Here are some demo recordings.
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