David Shively - Composer
David Shively performs in media ranging from percussion to Hungarian cimbalom to analog electronics and feedback systems. He has had solo projects presented throughout North America and Europe including: Dia: Beacon, EMPAC, Miller Theatre, Performa 09, SONiC Festival, the American Academy in Rome, Other Minds 13, Staatsoper Stuttgart, Wittner Tage fur neue Kammermusik, and Munchener Biennale among others. He is co-artistic director of the experimental music ensemble Either/Or and guests regularly with numerous other Chamber ensembles and improvisers. Recordings for Starklan, New World, Tzadik, Mode, Quecksilber, and other labels in addition to works for film, theater, dance, and sound installation.
James Lo - Composer
James Lo (Composer) has created sound scores for choreographers Mei-Yin Ng, Molly Lieber/Eleanor Smith, Sarah Michelson, Heather Olson, Maria Hassabi, Ori Flomin, Jennifer Monson, Levi Gonzalez, Ralph Lemon, RoseAnne Spradlin, and Lucy Guerin. He received New York Dance and Performance (BESSIE) Awards for John Jasperse'sfurnished/unfurnished and for Donna Uchizono's State of Heads, and was named one of Treblezine.com’s 50 favorite drummers for his work with the bands Chavez and Live Skull.