Michael Zbyszyński


Member Since September 14, 2011

Website: www.mikezed.com/

Michael Zbyszyński is a Researcher Associate in the Department of Computing at Goldsmiths University of London. Playing woodwinds, live electronics, or things made from coffee cans and PVC, he has appeared with Brass Liberation Orchestra, Respectable Citizen, Roscoe Mitchell, Myra Melford, Frank Gratkowski, David Wessel, the Berkeley Symphony Orchestra, the Merce Cunningham Dance Company, Capacitor Performance Group, Frances-Marie Uitti, at the Other Minds Festival, the Oregon Bach Festival, the Getty Center, and the Montréal Jazz Festival, and has been a resident fellow at the Montalvo Arts Center. As a software developer, he has worked at Avid, SoundHound, Cycling '74, and Keith McMillen Instruments, and as Assistant Director of Pedagogy at UC Berkeley's Center for New Music and Audio Technologies (CNMAT). He holds a PhD in composition from UC Berkeley and studied at the Academy of Music in Kraków on a Fulbright Grant. His work has been included in Make Magazine, the Rhizome Artbase, and on the ARTSHIP recording label.