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John Bischoff
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Leo Ciesa
Alvin Curran
Xopher Davidson
Nick Didkovsky
Tom Djll
Scott Fraser
Daniel Goode
Scot Gresham-Lancaster
Ron Heglin
Jim Horton
David Kwan
Richard Lerman
David Mahler
Ikue Mori
Tom Nunn
Marie Pauline-Esguerra
Philip Perkins
Tim Perkis
Larry Polansky
Brian Reinbolt
Phil Stone
James Tenney
Mark Trayle
Blue Gene Tyranny
Tim Walters
William Winant
John Bischoff (born 1949 in San Francisco) has been creating electronic music for solo performer and in computer network bands for over 20 years. He received a BFA from California Institute of the Arts in 1971 and an MFA in Electronic Music from Mills College in 1973. His teachers in music composition and electronic music have included Robert Moran, James Tenney, and Robert Ashley. He has performed extensively in the San Francisco Bay Area, around the US including New Music America festivals in 1981 and 1989, and in Europe including the Festival d'Automne in Paris, Akademie der Knst in Berlin, Het Apollohuis in Eindhoven, and Fylkingen in Stockholm. He is a founding member of the League of Automatic Music Composers, the first computer network band, and co-authored an article on the League's music that appears in "Foundations of Computer Music" (MIT Press 1985). Since 1985 he has performed and recorded with the network band the Hub. Recordings of his solo and network music are available on Lovely Music, Frog Peak Music, Centaur, and Rastascan Records as well as Artifact Recordings. He currently is on faculty and staff at the Center for Contemporary Music at Mills College.
bischoff@mills.edu
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