Thursday 2 August 2012

ASL 2012: Ritter & Kaye

Martin Ritter writes both electroacoustic and acoustic works and develops software
tools in different languages. He has worked for theatrical productions, creating sound
design as well as collaborated with performers such as Eric Wilson, Jesse Read, Corey
Hamm, Paolo Bortolussi, Ralph Markham and Kenneth Broadway. He has worked with
ensembles like Musica Intima, Phoenix Chamber Choir, Vancouver Chamber Choir,
Standing Wave Ensemble, has participated in the Canadian Contemporary Music
Workshop and is active in the Vancouver Sonic Boom festivals. Currently he is
pursuing his DMA in Composition at UBC.

Anna Ling Kaye’s creative writing has been featured in anthologies in Hong Kong and
Canada, and her journalism in publications such as the International Herald Tribune,
Caijing Magazine and Subterrain. An MFA candidate in Creative Writing at the
University of British Columbia, Kaye is a recipient of the Iser Steiman Memorial
Scholarship in Translation. Kaye sits on the board of the Asian Canadian Writers’
Workshop Society.