Electronics: Sandra Wuan-chin Li (Taiwan) | 電子音樂家: 李婉菁 (台灣)

Electronics: Sandra Wuan-chin Li (Taiwan) | 電子音樂家: 李婉菁 (台灣)


Of the Siraya people, Sandra Tavali is a former keyboardist of the classical ensemble “Indulge” and the well-know metal band “Chthonic“. She is the composer for the TV documentary “Unknown Taiwan” produced by the Discovery Channel. Also, she was the artistic director of the musical “Dark Baroque”.

西拉雅人,李婉菁曾任Indulge跨界美聲樂團、閃靈樂團鍵盤手。她過去為 Discovery 頻道紀錄片《謎樣台灣》配樂;同時她也結合電腦音樂、配樂作曲、黑腔形式、聲音採集混音與環境音樂等多重形式,與聲樂手、DJ、劇場導演創作並發展實驗音樂劇《黑暗巴洛克》(牯嶺街國際小劇場藝術節 2009/驅魔記 2009)。

Ms. Tavali earned the Master of Music degree in Computer Music from the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Where she studied computer music performance and composition with Prof. Geoffrey Wright. She had studied Pipe Organ and Harpsichord with Prof. Alexander Sung in the Music Department of Soo Chow University Taipei, and Piano and Electone with Prof. Mao-Song Lee and Prof. Yoon-Ai Lee in the Music Department of Tainan University of Technology.

李婉菁畢業於東吳音樂系、美國約翰霍普金斯大學琵琶地音樂院電腦音樂研究所畢業,師事Dr. Geoffrey Wright,畢業論文 “A Performer’s Musicological Research in Performing Interactive Computer Music” 獲選發表於 International Computer Music Conference [國際電腦音樂協會 – ICMC] 2004。經年致力於電腦實驗音樂的演奏與創作,並於台北/台南長期主持「電音工作坊」,培育年輕音樂人。

Her compositions “Ban Shan” was featured at the International Society for Music Information Retrieval 2014 (ISMIR, Taiwan), selected at Sound and Music Computer Conference (SMC, Ireland), and featured at 2016 klingt gut! Symposium on Sound, Hamburg, Germany; “Dirge” was featured at the International Computer Music Conference 2015 (ICMC, USA), “River, Rim and the Earth” was selected at ISMIR 2015 (Spain), featured at New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival and New York Philharmonic Biennial, “The Wind Bloweth Where It Listeth (風隨意 )”will be featured at WOCMAT-ISMIR 2016.

她的音樂作品《扮仙》獲選音樂資訊檢索領域專業級別的年度國際學術會議展演(International Society for music information retrieval [ISMIR], 2014, 台灣)、電聲暨音樂大會(Sound and Music Computing Conference [SMC], 2015, 愛爾蘭)、2016 klingt gut! 聲音研討會 ( 2016 klingt gut! Symposium on Sound,德國); 《Dirge》獲選 [ICMC] 展演 (2015, 美國-德州),《River》獲選 [ISMIR] (2015, 西班牙)、紐約電子音樂節既紐約愛樂雙年展展演(New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival and New York Philharmonic Biennial, 2016, 美國-紐約); 《The Wind Bloweth Where It Listeth (風隨意)》受邀發表於 WOCMAT-ISMIR 2016。

She is currently one of the curators of sound and music in Guling Street Avant-Garde Theatre, Taipei, also a faculty member of Fu-jen Unversity and National Tsing Hua University.



Samples | 範例:

Shakespeare: Dirge 134 (莎士比亞: 輓歌 134) – electronics ensemble (video)

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