Dr David Kim-Boyle

BMus (ANU), MA(Hon) (UoW), PhD (SUNY Buffalo); Casual Lecturer in Composition

David Kim-Boyle is an Australian composer and new media artist whose music has received widespread recognition for its delicately nuanced sonic qualities and innovative use of technology. His work has been performed and presented throughout North America and Europe at various festivals and contemporary music events and he has been a guest artist at some of the world's leading computer music research facilities including the Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie (Karlsruhe), the Sonic Arts Research Centre (Belfast), and STEIM (Amsterdam). His creative practice is focused on the development of real-time graphic scores that explore the musical possibilities of extended open-forms and his research has been regularly presented at many of the world's leading forums for new music research including the International Computer Music Conference, the Digital Audio FX Conference, the New Interfaces for Musical Expression Conference and published in journals such as Contemporary Music Review and Organised Sound amongst others. Current projects include a new work for the ELISION ensemble featuring a real-time reactive score, and a collection of piano etudes the score for which is based on the use of k-d trees for parametric mapping.

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Areas of Study


C41 - Sydney Conservatorium of Music