Bob Gorry – From
a rock, jazz and experimental music background, Bob has led NHIC
conduction with Lawrence D. “Butch” Morris, a site specific long-form
composition at the International Festival of Arts and Ideas, and a
new music at avant festivals and venues around
Carl Testa – A strong young composer and emerging voice on the bass, bass clarinet, and electronics. Carl currently plays bass with Anthony Braxton in his septet and 12+1tet and is featured on three of his latest CD releases. He also runs the Uncertainty Music Series. Carl's debut CD as a leader, Uncertainty, which features his compositions for small clarinet ensembles, will be released in the fall.
Jeff Cedrone – Founder of the art rock trio Greylyng and a major contributor to the NHIC book. Jeff also records eclectic rock and experimental film scores as Blacklight on Film.
Steve Zieminski – Active in progressive rock and jazz circles and a multi-percussionist. Studies with tabla maestro Kumar Das. Steve is an amazing drummer, colorist and composer.
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Anne Rhodes –Has an opera and new music background and uses her extensive technique to serve the music. Studied with Anthony Braxton, Neely Bruce and Alvin Lucier. Working on a duo recording with Mr. Braxton. A member of the new music duo Bruxism and a chorister with the Connecticut Opera.
Current violinist with New Britain
Symphony, Eastern Connecticut Symphony and other ensembles. Also jams on the er-hu and has a rich history
in improvised music and music theater in