Levy Lorenzo

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Levy Lorenzo

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Levy Lorenzo

Born in Bucharest, Filipino-American Levy Marcel Ingles Lorenzo, Jr. is a percussionist and electronics engineer that works at the intersection of music, art, and technology. On an international scale, his body of work spans electronics design, sound engineering, instrument invention, installation art, free improvisation, and classical percussion.  Lorenzo’s work has been featured by the International Contemporary Ensemble, MoMA PS1, MIT Media Lab, STEIM (NL), pitchfork.com, slashdot.org, Philips, Bose, BBC, Burning Man, and The New York Times which named him an “electronics wizard”.  Holding degrees as Master of Electrical & Computer Engineering from Cornell University, and Doctor of Musical Arts in Percussion Performance from Stony Brook University, Levy was recentally appointed Assistant Professor of Creative Technologies at The New School, College of Performing Arts. Levy was an artist-in-residence at Usdan from 2017-2019 and is thrilled to now be a member of Usdan's Music faculty.

 

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