CK Barlowsound designmusic compositionperformance

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CK's work has been heard on ABC, NBC, CBS, CNN, BBC, Bravo, MTV, Nat'l Geographic, VH1, CMT, Discovery Channel, G4, History Channel, Animal Planet, Style Network and more. Her track "Snap Crackle Pop" was used by Kmart in a series of 6 national ads in 2012-13. She has created music and sound designs for dozens of film, video, live theater and dance projects, including the feature films Warrior Woman (2011) and Roswell FM (2013); and is represented internationally by a number of excellent film/TV music libraries. CK has performance backgrounds in both indie rock and experimental electronics -- notably with New Mexico avant-orchestral legends Out of Context and mJane -- plus a master's degree in composition. Her writing has been published in MIT's Computer Music Journal; she's also been interviewed about her work for Leonardo Music Journal. Her composing/design residencies include STEIM Labs in the Netherlands.

Mar 14 accompanying Tessa Welterlen, saxophone, at Keller Hall, UNM ensemble performance iPad sampler; live-sampling of Welterlen's deconstruction of classical sax repertoire
Oct 13 with Black Iron Trio and Local Poets Guild at the Outpost Performance Space, Alb., NM ensemble performance iPad sampler, mbira, melodica; live-sampling of other performers (sitting in for JA Deane)
Sept 13 music for CNM Convocation presentation original music CNM Fall 2013 Convocation video presentation
Jul 13 music for CNM "Hire Ed" ad original music CNM Fall 2013 Enrollment campaign
8 Feb 13 COAL, Lensic Theater, Santa Fe, NM live performance theater production by Little Globe (Santa Fe)
19-20 Jan 13 STORM live performance theater collaboration between Out of Context Orchestra and Theater Grottesco (Santa Fe)
late 12 - early 13 soundtrack for feature film "Roswell FM" by David Spence and Stephen Griffin original score independent feature film
20 Sep 12 solo performance at ABQ Museum as part of the ISEA2012 Conference laptop sampler performance solo performance based on various field and home recordings
Aug-Sep 12 music for Working Classroom production of "There's No Swamp Like Home" sound design and original music live theater production
Apr 12 music for New Mexico DOT "ENDWI" (End DWI) ad (boy with rose) original music New Mexico Department of Transportation anti-DWI awareness campaign
30 Mar 12 with JA Deane and Out of Context at the Outpost Performance Space, Alb., NM ensemble performance sampler & live sampling
Feb 12 STORM live performance theater collaboration between Out of Context Orchestra and Theater Grottesco (Santa Fe)
late 11 music for New Mexico Lottery ads original music statewide TV and radio campaign celebrating $500M in benefits to New Mexico students
late 10 - early 11 soundtrack for feature film "Warrior Woman" by Julie Reichert original score and music supervision independent feature film
9 Apr 11 Echo-Locution at Outpost Performance Space performance featuring four poets and live musicians sampler and live sampling
1 Apr 11 Working Classroom production of Naomi Iizuka's "Anon(ymous)" sound design and original music live theater production
29 Mar 11 Konrad Boehmer's Echelon with ensemble ensemble performance tech and electronics performance
9 Oct 10 with JA Deane and Out of Context at the High Mayhem performance space, Santa Fe, NM ensemble performance sampler & live sampling
18 Jul 10 Anthemes 2 by Pierre Boulez; assisting violinist David Felberg, Church of Beethoven, Albuquerque, NM piece for violin and electronics tech and electronics performance
6 Mar 10 Salve: Women on War and Warriorship, at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque electronic textures and keyboards music and spoken word performance piece based on interviews with female armed-services veterans
late 2009 soundtrack for short film In My House by Kent Kirkpatrick original score short film
12-18 Oct 09 "Laramie Project Epilogue" at South Broadway Cultural Center in Albuquerque original music and sound design Tectonic Theater's follow-up to "The Laramie Project," to be performed in 100 cities across the United States on October 12. Additional performances October 15-18.
27 Jun 09 "Solos" night at High Mayhem Studios in Santa Fe laptop sampler performance solo performance, new piece based on processing recordings of electrical sounds in my home; also performing are J.A. "Dino" Deane and Alex Neville
4 Jun 09 songwriter's showcase at Slate St. Cafe performance and discussion performance series featuring 3 songwriters each month, performing and discussing their songs
May 09 - soundtrack for short film Mickey by Dusty McGowan of Trifecta+ original score short film
Mar 09 sound design for installation Flinch by fiber artist Lauren Camp, opening at The Harwood in Alb., NM sound design 70 sets of 2-3 brief statements by a variety of women, vocal improvisation by Molly Sturges
30 Oct - 1 Nov excerpts of "eFfeM (frequency modulation): Short Pieces for Vibrators & Radios" at the 2008 NWEAMO Festival, SUNY Stony Brook and NYC solo performance vibrator samples, live radio sampling
4-5 Oct 08 Anthemes 2 by Pierre Boulez; assisting violinist David Felberg, Harwood Museum, Taos, NM piece for violin and electronics tech and electronics performance
24 Aug 08 Nasty Fucker by Mikael Karlsson; assisting flutist Chrissy Saari at Church of Beethoven, Albuquerque piece for flute and electronics tech and electronics performance
16 Aug 08 with JA Deane and Out of Context at the High Mayhem Festival Fundraiser, Santa Fe, NM ensemble performance sampler & live sampling
Jul / Aug 08 Sound Design for La Luz En Mi Alma by Tectonic Theater Project and Working Classroom sound design world premiere, original play
13 Jun 08 Trappings - What Do You Wear That Makes You Feel Powerful? live-sampling collage for opening reception of Trappings art exhibit live sampling
27 Jan 08 Anthemes 2 by Pierre Boulez; assisting violinist David Felberg piece for violin and electronics tech and electronics performance
21 Dec 07 with mJane at High Mayhem in Santa Fe sampler & live sampling sampler, drum controller, assorted fx
1 Nov 07 perform at Keller Hall as part of the Chatter collective's 21st Century Unaccompanied concert "Gun Control" excerpts - piece constructed of sounds based on a gunshot. sampler, drum controller, assorted fx
Oct 07 - ? "In the Wind" original score and sound design feature-length film based on Eric Whitmore's original play; a Noir Chicken production
10 Oct 07 perform at the ARTS Lab as part of the Best in the Southwest conference sounds based on a gunshot. probably w/video. samper, drum controller, assorted fx
22 Sep 07 Anthemes 2 by Pierre Boulez; assisting violinist David Felberg; High Mayhem Festival 2007 piece for violin and electronics tech and electronics performance
Sep 07 short film "Linda, As In Beautiful" by