Jeff Snyder - Composer / Improviser / Instrument Designer

 
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photo credit: Peter Gannushkin
SELECTED AUDIO FILES:
Fantasy (2011)

(for Magnetic Resonator Piano, an instrument designed by Andrew Macpherson)
First performance by Eric Wubbels at Rock Hall at Temple University, December 2011, Philadelphia, PA
score as pdf

Nux Eluthen (2015)

(for male vocal quintet (CTTBB))
First performance by Gallicantus in October of 2015 in Princeton, NJ.
score as pdf

Traceries (2005, revised 2008)

(for chamber ensemble with electronics)
First performance by Wet Ink Ensemble at Roulette, October 2008, NY, NY. Released on the Wet Ink Ensemble CD on Carrier Records.
score as pdf

Concerning the Nature of Things (2009)

(for Manta, treble and tenor contravielles, birl, and two voices)
First performance by Wet Ink Ensemble at St. Peter’s Church in Chelsea, May 2009, NY, NY. The entire ensemble is made up of instruments designed and built by Jeff Snyder.
score as pdf

Sunspots II (2008)

(for analog synthesizer and resonant objects)
Performed by Jeff Snyder. Released on "The Language Of", from Quiet Design Records.

Percussion II (2006) - excerpt

(for computer controlled cymbals)
First Performance at Tenri Cultural Institute, February 2006, NY, NY.

Materials (2007) - excerpt

(for chamber orchestra and live analog modular synthesizer through acoustic resonators)
First performance by Wet Ink Ensemble with the composer on electronics at New York Quarterly Meeting House, May 2007, NY, NY.
score as pdf (excerpt begins at m.338)

Epicycles (2007) - excerpt

(for guitar and accordion)
First performance by Eric Wubbels (accordion) and Matt Hough (electric guitar) at Symphony Space, January 2007, NY, NY.
score as pdf (excerpt begins at m.16)

Nomographs (2006) - excerpt

(for percussion trio)
Commission for Timetable Percussion Trio; first performance at Tenri Cultural Institute, September 2006, NY, NY.
score as pdf (excerpt begins at rehearsal D)