Sunday 20 January 2013

ASL 2013: Alyssa Aska (Saklikar & Aska)

Alyssa is a diverse composer who writes both acoustic and electroacoustic works, although she primarily focuses on works that combine live instruments with real-time electronic processing. In addition to being active as a composer, Alyssa has participated in music technology education research projects and sensor-based instrument design at the University of British Columbia. She received her Bachelor’s in Music Technology from the University of Oregon and is currently pursuing her Master’s in Composition from the University of British Columbia. Her music has been performed in Canada and the United States and she has provided the soundtrack for Canadian and European films.