Eric Ross Avant Ensemble at Cornell CinemaComposer and Master Thereminist Eric Ross and his ERA Ensemble, including Trevor Pinch (Moog Synths), Peter Rothbart (EWI), John Snyder (theremin, digeridoo, waterphone), and Joseph Perkins (bass), will present a special electronic concert performance at Cornell University Cinema, Willard Straight Hall, Ithaca, NY, on Friday, September 12th at 7:00pm. The concert will feature videos by Mary Ross and music for Theremin, guitar, analog and digital synthesizers. The occasion marks the induction of Mary Ross's archive into Cornell Univesity's Rose Goldsen Archive of New Media Art. Read more...
Eric Ross, with video works by Mary Ross, is on concert tour with performances in Europe and in the USA this year. Eric Ross performs on piano, guitar and synthesizer and is a Master of the theremin, one of the first electronic instruments. His compositions include elements of jazz, classic, serial, and avant garde. Mary Ross’s videos, projected in performance, are organized, arranged and edited to his music including their most recent work, the Boulevard d’Reconstructie (Op. 54).
For interviews and press, see:
Stage & Cinema Interview: Eric Ross (Theremin Virtuoso)
"Composing for the Theremin: Some Practical Issues" by Eric Ross
Sounding Out! Interview with Theremin Master Eric Ross
The Musical Multiverse of Eric Ross
Bomblog Music: Eric Ross