Bringing the study of
orchestration practice into the 21st century and developing new tools for analyzing,
creating, and teaching
About the ACTOR Project
ANALYSIS, CREATION, and TEACHING of ORCHESTRATION
The ACTOR project involves an interdisciplinary team of composers, music theorists, musicologists, computer scientists, psychologists, signal processing scientists, sound recordists, and conductors who will engage in the analysis, creation and teaching of orchestration in contemporary classical, popular, film and video game music. As the project progresses, results and tools for creation and teaching will become available on this website. So stay tuned!
Multitrack Orchestral Recording Sessions
Studying the performative aspect of orchestration through interdisciplinary recording sessions.