Tag Archives: Music Composition

Robert Honstein

Music Composition: My Heart Iz Open In My Heart Iz Open, composer Robert Honstein explores relationships in the digital age, bringing to life the tensions of romance and yearning in an online dating community, while also illuminating the strange ambiguity of the human/corporate dynamic. A collaborative theatrical music project with Chicago-based Ensemble Dal Niente, My   …Continue Reading


Scott Barton

Composition/ Robotics: Musical Robots During his residency at HCL, Barton will explore how human performers and robots interact in musical contexts.  Barton, along with his lab at Worcester Polytechnic Institute and his colleagues at EMMI (expressivemachines.com), designs, builds, programs, composes for, and performs with robotic musical instruments.  His compositions illuminate the musical spaces that are   …Continue Reading