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Top down versus bottom up: Computational creativity

Drew Silverstein (Amper Music), Cole Ingraham (Amper Music)
4:00pm4:40pm Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Location: Sutton Center

What you'll learn

  • Explore computational creativity


Drew Silverstein and Cole Ingraham discuss computational creativity.

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Drew Silverstein

Amper Music

Drew Silverstein is the cofounder and CEO of Amper Music, a company that combines the highest levels of artistry with groundbreaking technology to empower anyone to create unique, professional music instantly. Previously, Drew was an award-winning composer, producer, and songwriter for film, television, and video games at Sonic Fuel Studios in Los Angeles. Drew studied music composition and Italian at Vanderbilt University’s Blair School of Music and holds an MBA from Columbia Business School.

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Cole Ingraham

Amper Music

Composer and multimedia artist Cole D. Ingraham is the music systems architect at Amper Music. Previously, Cole taught music composition, theory, technology, and flute at FaceArt Institute of Music in Shanghai, China. Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, he is an active performer, improviser, creative programmer, both as a soloist and a collaborator. His aesthetic involves experimentalism, noise, drone, programming as performance, and all things abstract. Cole holds a BM in music composition from the University of the Pacific, an MFA in electronic music and recording media from Mills College, and a DMA in music composition from the University of Colorado at Boulder.